preferable

[pref-er-uh-buhl, pref-ruh- or, often, pri-fur-]
adjective
1.
more desirable.
2.
worthy to be preferred.

Origin:
1640–50; < French préfsptérable. See prefer, -able

preferability, preferableness, noun
preferably, adverb
nonpreferability, noun
nonpreferable, adjective
nonpreferableness, noun
nonpreferably, adverb
unpreferable, adjective
unpreferableness, noun
unpreferably, adverb
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preferable (ˈprɛfərəbəl, ˈprɛfrəbəl)
 
adj
preferred or more desirable
 
usage  Since preferable already means more desirable, one should not say something is more preferable or most preferable
 
prefera'bility
 
n
 
'preferableness
 
n

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Example sentences
And pencils are far preferable to pens, which tend not to work at temperatures
  below freezing.
Payment by check is preferable as a cancelled check is proof payment has been
  received by us and registration has been processed.
The product may be disposable, but using paper towels is preferable to wiping
  bottles with a germ-laden sponge or cloth.
Sometimes, putting the horizon down low to emphasize a dramatic sky is
  preferable.
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