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separable (adj.)

late 14c., "detached, separated, distinct" (a sense now obsolete), from Old French separable and directly from Latin separabilis, from separare "to pull apart" (see separate (v.)). The meaning "capable of being disjointed or disunited" is from 1530s. Related: Separableness; separably; separability.

updated on May 09, 2022

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Definitions of separable from WordNet

separable (adj.)
capable of being divided or dissociated;
the siamese twins were not considered separable
Synonyms: dissociable / severable
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