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imitable

[im-i-tuh-buh l] /ˈɪm ɪ tə bəl/
adjective
1.
capable or worthy of being imitated:
She has many good, imitable qualities.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; < Latin imitābilis, equivalent to imitā() to imitate + -bilis -ble
Related forms
imitability, imitableness, noun
nonimitability, noun
nonimitable, adjective
unimitable, adjective
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Word Origin and History for imitable
adj.

from French imitable (16c.), from Latin imitabilis "that may be imitated," from imitari (see imitation). Related: Imitability.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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