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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.
Trials permit me not to doubt of the separableness of a
yellow tincture from gold. --Boyle.
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,
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