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 for separable
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Separable \Sep"a*ra*ble\, a. [L. separabilis: cf. F.
     Capable of being separated, disjoined, disunited, or divided;
     as, the separable parts of plants; qualities not separable
     from the substance in which they exist. --
     Sep"a*ra*ble*ness, n. -- Sep"a*ra*bly, adv.
     [1913 Webster]
           Trials permit me not to doubt of the separableness of a
           yellow tincture from gold.               --Boyle.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: capable of being divided or dissociated; "often drugs and
             crime are not dissociable"; "the siamese twins were not
             considered separable"; "a song...never conceived of as
             severable from the melody"; [syn: dissociable,
             separable, severable]

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