predicability

predicable

[pred-i-kuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
that may be predicated or affirmed; assertable.
noun
2.
that which may be predicated; an attribute.
3.
Logic. any one of the various kinds of predicate that may be used of a subject.

Origin:
1545–55; < Latin praedicābilis assertable, Latin: praiseworthy, equivalent to praedicā(re) to declare publicly (see predicate) + -bilis -ble

predicability, predicableness, noun
predicably, adverb
unpredicable, adjective
unpredicableness, noun
unpredicably, adverb
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predicable (ˈprɛdɪkəbəl)
 
adj
1.  capable of being predicated or asserted
 
n
2.  a quality, attribute, etc, that can be predicated
3.  obsolete logic one of the five Aristotelian classes of predicates (the five heads of predicables), namely genus, species, difference, property, and relation
 
[C16: from Latin praedicābilis, from praedicāre to assert publicly; see predicate, preach]
 
predica'bility
 
n
 
'predicableness
 
n

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