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statutable

[stach-oo-tuh-buh l] /ˈstætʃ ʊ tə bəl/
adjective
1.
(of an offense) recognized by statute; legally punishable.
2.
prescribed, authorized, or permitted by statute:
the statutable age of a voter.
Origin
1630-1640
1630-40; statute + -able
Related forms
nonstatutable, adjective
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  • If a board of directors dismiss a teacher it exceeds the limits of its statutable authority and its act in doing so binds no one.
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statutable

/ˈstætjʊtəbəl/
adjective
1.
a variant of statutory (sense 2), statutory (sense 3)
Derived Forms
statutably, adverb
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