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[pley-uh-buh l] /ˈpleɪ ə bəl/
capable of or suitable for being played.
(of ground) fit to be played on, as for a soccer game.
Origin of playable
1475-85; play + -able
Related forms
playability, noun
unplayable, adjective Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Our results are based on all games, regardless of whether they were playable or not.
  • The game immediately immerses you in one of four playable characters and allows you explore your environment.
  • My role would be to make the composition playable so that any group, with enough ambition, could perform it.
  • No less important is our responsibility to provide a safe playable surface for baseball and softball.
  • Each team will supply a playable game ball to the umpires at the home plate meeting.
  • The coach and umpire may determine whether the field is playable.

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