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bailable

[bey-luh-buh l] /ˈbeɪ lə bəl/
adjective, Law.
1.
capable of being set free on bail.
2.
admitting of bail:
a bailable offense.
Origin
1495-1505
1495-1505; bail1 + -able
Related forms
nonbailable, adjective
unbailable, adjective
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bailable

/ˈbeɪləbəl/
adjective (law)
1.
eligible for release on bail
2.
admitting of bail: a bailable offence
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