articulable

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adjective ar·tic·u·la·ble \ är-ˈti-kyə-lə-bəl \

Definition of articulable

:capable of being articulated

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First Known Use of articulable

1796


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articulable

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adjective ar·tic·u·la·ble \ är-ˈti-kyə-lə-bəl \

legal Definition of articulable

:capable of being expressed, explained, or justified
  • police had observed drug sale and stopped defendant on articulable reasonable suspicion that he was dealing drugs
  • National Law Journal

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