discernible

[dih-sur-nuh-buhl, -zur-]
adjective
capable of being discerned; distinguishable.
Also, discernable.


Origin:
1555–65; < Latin discernibilis (see discern, -ible); replacing earlier discernable < Middle French, equivalent to discern(er) to discern + -able -able

discernibleness, discernableness, noun
discernibly, discernably, adverb
undiscernable, adjective
undiscernably, adverb
undiscernible, adjective
undiscernibly, adverb
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discernible or discernable (dɪˈsɜːnəbəl)
 
adj
able to be discerned; perceptible
 
discernable or discernable
 
adj
 
discernibly or discernable
 
adv
 
discernably or discernable
 
adv

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discernible
1560s, from Fr. discernable, from discerner (see discern). Form with -a- was more common at first; spelling changed to -i- 17c. to conform to Latin.
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Example sentences
People who resort to this tactic will generally be discernible as cranks.
It has almost no discernible fragrance.
The recorder got dropped, smacked, and tossed without any discernible loss in
  performance.
She found no discernible improvement in the dogs' breath, however.
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