appropriable

appropriable

[uh-proh-pree-uh-buhl]
adjective
capable of being appropriated; liable to be appropriated.

Origin:
1640–50; appropri(ate) + -able

nonappropriable, adjective
unappropriable, adjective
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appropriate
 
adj
1.  right or suitable; fitting
2.  rare particular; own: they had their appropriate methods
 
vb
3.  to take for one's own use, esp illegally or without permission
4.  to put aside (funds, etc) for a particular purpose or person
 
[C15: from Late Latin appropriāre to make one's own, from Latin proprius one's own; see proper]
 
ap'propriable
 
adj
 
ap'propriately
 
adv
 
ap'propriateness
 
n
 
ap'propriative
 
adj
 
ap'propriator
 
n

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