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perceivable

[per-see-vuh-buh l] /pərˈsi və bəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being perceived; perceptible.
Origin of perceivable
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English perceyvable. See perceive, -able
Related forms
perceivability, perceivableness, noun
perceivably, adverb
nonperceivable, adjective
nonperceivably, adverb
unperceivable, adjective
unperceivably, adverb
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  • From this fact spring our significant movements which must hence be perceivably related to the beginning of some necessary action.

    Criminal Psychology Hans Gross
Word Origin and History for perceivably

perceivable

adj.

late 15c., from Old French percevable, from perçoivre (see perceive). Related: Perceivably.

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