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declinable

[dih-klahy-nuh-buh l] /dɪˈklaɪ nə bəl/
adjective, Grammar
1.
able to be declined.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; < Middle French, equivalent to decliner to decline + -able -able; or decline + -able
Related forms
undeclinable, adjective
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Examples for declinable
  • In other words, this non-declinable fee should be imposed on all of their respective charges or packages.
  • Commenters disagree as to whether funeral providers should be allowed to charge a non-declinable, basic services fee.
  • The current non-declinable fee is probably the best regulatory vehicle.
  • In that instance, the charges become declinable fees for specific goods or services.

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