Fallibleness

fallible

[fal-uh-buhl]
adjective
1.
(of persons) liable to err, especially in being deceived or mistaken.
2.
liable to be erroneous or false; not accurate: fallible information.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English < Medieval Latin fallibilis, equivalent to Latin fall(ī) (passive of fallere to deceive) + -ibilis -ible

fallibility, fallibleness, noun
fallibly, adverb
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fallible (ˈfælɪbəl)
 
adj
1.  capable of being mistaken; erring
2.  liable to mislead
 
[C15: from Medieval Latin fallibilis, from Latin fallere to deceive]
 
falli'bility
 
n
 
'fallibleness
 
n
 
'fallibly
 
adv

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fallible
early 15c., from M.L. fallibilis "liable to err, deceitful." lit. "that can be deceived," from L. fallere "deceive." Fallibility.
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