realisable

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realize or realise (ˈrɪəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
1.  (when tr, may take a clause as object) to become conscious or aware of (something)
2.  (tr, often passive) to bring (a plan, ambition, etc) to fruition; make actual or concrete
3.  (tr) to give (something, such as a drama or film) the appearance of reality
4.  (tr) (of goods, property, etc) to sell for or make (a certain sum): this table realized £800
5.  (tr) to convert (property or goods) into cash
6.  (tr) of a musicologist or performer
 a.  to expand or complete (a thorough-bass part in a piece of baroque music) by supplying the harmonies indicated in the figured bass
 b.  to reconstruct (a composition) from an incomplete set of parts
7.  to sound or utter (a phoneme or other speech sound) in actual speech; articulate
 
realise or realise
 
vb
 
'realizable or realise
 
adj
 
'realisable or realise
 
adj
 
'realizably or realise
 
adv
 
'realisably or realise
 
adv
 
reali'zation or realise
 
n
 
reali'sation or realise
 
n
 
'realizer or realise
 
n
 
'realiser or realise
 
n

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