teachability

teachable

[tee-chuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
capable of being instructed, as a person; docile.
2.
capable of being taught, as a subject.

Origin:
1475–85; teach + -able

teachability, teachableness, noun
teachably, adverb
nonteachability, noun
nonteachable, adjective
nonteachableness, noun
nonteachably, adverb
unteachable, adjective
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teachable

adjective
ready and willing to be taught; "docile pupils eager for instruction"; "teachable youngsters" [syn: docile
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