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conceivable

[kuh n-see-vuh-buh l] /kənˈsi və bəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being conceived; imaginable.
Origin of conceivable
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English. See conceive, -able
Related forms
conceivability, conceivableness, noun
conceivably, adverb
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conceivable

/kənˈsiːvəbəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being understood, believed, or imagined; possible
Derived Forms
conceivability, conceivableness, noun
conceivably, adverb
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adj.

mid-15c. (implied in conceivableness), from conceive + -able. Originally in a now-obsolete sense "that can be received." Meaning "that can be imagined" is attested from 1620s (in conceivably).

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