ageable

adjective age·a·ble \ ˈā-jə-bəl \

Definition of ageable

chiefly Midland
1 : advanced in years : old
2 : suitable for being aged : able or likely to improve with age
  • The tastings demonstrated not only how ageable the wines are, but how much they can vary in style.
  • —Harvey SteimanWine Spectator15 Oct. 2008

ageability

\ˌā-jə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
    • The power and ageability of Travers' Cabernets may come from the thin soils in which the grapes are grown.
    • —Kim MarcusWine Spectator31 Aug. 1990

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