approvable

[uh-proo-vuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
capable of being approved.
2.
worthy of being approved; commendable.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English. See approve, -able

approvability, noun
approvably, adverb
unapprovable, adjective
unapprovably, adverb
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