bridgeable
adjective see bridge II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bridgeable — ridgeable adj. capable of being connected by a bridge or as if by a bridge. {unbridgeable} [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bridgeable — See bridge1. * * * …   Universalium

  • bridgeable — adjective Able to be spanned by, or as if by, a bridge …   Wiktionary

  • bridgeable — adj. capable of being spanned with a bridge, crossable, traversable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bridgeable — bridge·able …   English syllables

  • bridgeable — adjective capable of being connected by a bridge or as if by a bridge • Ant: ↑unbridgeable • Derivationally related forms: ↑bridge …   Useful english dictionary

  • -able — able, ible 1. general. These two suffixes are derived from Latin endings abilis and ibilis, either directly or through Old French. Of the two, able is an active suffix that can be freely added to the stems of transitive verbs, whereas the set of… …   Modern English usage

  • -ible — able, ible 1. general. These two suffixes are derived from Latin endings abilis and ibilis, either directly or through Old French. Of the two, able is an active suffix that can be freely added to the stems of transitive verbs, whereas the set of… …   Modern English usage

  • bridge — I. noun Etymology: Middle English brigge, from Old English brycg; akin to Old High German brucka bridge, Old Church Slavic brŭvŭno beam Date: before 12th century 1. a. a structure carrying a pathway or roadway over a depression or obstacle b. a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Electronic amplifier — A practical amplifier circuit An electronic amplifier is a device for increasing the power of a signal. It does this by taking energy from a power supply and controlling the output to match the input signal shape but with a larger amplitude. In… …   Wikipedia

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