Simple Definition of separable
: capable of being separated
Examples of separable in a sentence
His religious and political beliefs are not always separable from each other.
<the outdated belief that the atom is the smallest particle of matter and is not separable>
Origin and Etymology of separable
Middle English, from Latin separabilis, from separare
First Known Use: 14th century
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