un survivable

survivable

[ser-vahy-vuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
able to be survived: Would an atomic war be survivable?
2.
capable of withstanding attack or countermeasures: a bomber survivable against fighter planes.

Origin:
1950–55; survive + -able

survivability, noun
nonsurvivable, adjective
unsurvivable, adjective
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