assessable

adjective
as·​sess·​able | \ ə-ˈse-sə-bəl How to pronounce assessable (audio) , a- \

Definition of assessable

: capable of being assessed: such as
a : subject to valuation for the purposes of taxation At the close of the roll, the value of all assessable properties in Solano County was $55 billion, Tonnesen said.— Rachel Raskin-Zrihen
b : capable of being evaluated critically often against comparable data First of all, the only standards that are assessable are the ones outlined in our curricula. A student's grade should reflect level of performance against these standards.— David Staples

First Known Use of assessable

1683, in the meaning defined above

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27 Apr 2020

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“Assessable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/assessable. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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