allowable

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adjective al·low·able \ə-ˈlau̇-ə-bəl\

Definition of allowable

  1. :  permissible allowable income tax deductions

allowably

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Examples of allowable in a Sentence

  1. international travel without a passport isn't allowable

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First Known Use of allowable

15th century


ALLOWABLE Defined for Kids

allowable

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adjective al·low·able \ə-ˈlau̇-ə-bəl\

Definition of allowable for Students

  1. :  not forbidden Baggage may not exceed the allowable weight.



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