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printable

[prin-tuh-buh l] /ˈprɪn tə bəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being printed.
2.
suitable for publication; fit to print.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; print + -able
Related forms
printability, printableness, noun
nonprintable, adjective
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Examples from the web for printable
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  • High praise, in this film's argot, has a way of sounding watered down if it's even printable.
British Dictionary definitions for printable

printable

/ˈprɪntəbəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being printed or of producing a print
2.
suitable for publication
Derived Forms
printability, printableness, noun
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Word Origin and History for printable
adj.

1820 as "capable of being printed;" 1838 as "suitable to be published in print," from print (v.) + -able. Related: Printability.

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