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pregnable

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adjective preg·na·ble \ˈpreg-nə-bəl\

Definition of pregnable

  1. :  vulnerable to capture <a pregnable fort>

pregnability

play \ˌpreg-nə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun


Origin and Etymology of pregnable

alteration of Middle English prenable, from Anglo-French — more at impregnable


First Known Use: 14th century


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