re movability

removable

[ri-moo-vuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
that may be removed.
2.
Mathematics.
a.
(of a singularity of a function of a complex variable) noting that the function is not analytic at the point but that the function can be redefined so as to be analytic at the point.
b.
(of a discontinuity) noting that the function is discontinuous at the point but that the function can be redefined so as to be continuous at the point. Compare essential ( def 5 ).

Origin:
1525–35; remove + -able

removability, removableness, noun
removably, adverb
nonremovable, adjective
unremovable, adjective
unremovableness, noun
unremovably, adverb
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removable

adjective
1. capable of being removed or taken away or dismissed; "a removable cord"; "removable partitions" [ant: irremovable
2. able to be obliterated completely [syn: obliterable
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