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marketable

[mahr-ki-tuh-buh l] /ˈmɑr kɪ tə bəl/
adjective
1.
readily salable.
2.
of or pertaining to selling or buying:
marketable values; marketable areas.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; market + -able
Related forms
marketability, marketableness, noun
marketably, adverb
nonmarketability, noun
nonmarketable, adjective, noun
unmarketable, adjective
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marketable

adj.

c.1600, from market + -able. Related: Marketably; marketability.

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