cor·​ri·​gi·​ble | \ ˈkȯr-ə-jə-bəl How to pronounce corrigible (audio) , ˈkär-\

Definition of corrigible

: capable of being set right : reparable a corrigible defect

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corrigibility \ ˌkȯr-​ə-​jə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce corrigibility (audio) , ˌkär-​ \ noun

Examples of corrigible in a Sentence

there are corrigible lapses in the author's grammar, but nothing that a good editor cannot readily fix

First Known Use of corrigible

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for corrigible

Middle English, from Middle French, from Medieval Latin corrigibilis, from Latin corrigere

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The first known use of corrigible was in the 15th century

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to take the place or position of

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