checkable

adjective
check·​able

Definition of checkable 

1 : capable of being checked a checkable story

2 : held in or being a bank account on which checks can be drawn checkable deposits

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Examples of checkable in a Sentence

all of the statistics cited by the news reporter are readily checkable, but it would appear that the article was never fact-checked before publication

Recent Examples on the Web

And of his material that was checkable, no significant red flags emerged. Liz Spayd, New York Times, "Trump, Russia, and the News Story That Wasn't," 20 Jan. 2017

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First Known Use of checkable

1877, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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check

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check back with

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