delegable

adjective
del·​e·​ga·​ble | \ ˈde-li-gə-bəl How to pronounce delegable (audio) \

Definition of delegable

: capable of being delegated

Examples of delegable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Real-time, ongoing evaluation of a child is not delegable to a robot or the corporation that manufactured it, though. Joanna J. Bryson, Wired, 17 Dec. 2021

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First Known Use of delegable

circa 1617, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of delegable was circa 1617

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“Delegable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/delegable. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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delegable

adjective
del·​e·​ga·​ble | \ ˈde-lə-gə-bəl How to pronounce delegable (audio) \

Legal Definition of delegable

: capable of being delegated

Other Words from delegable

delegability \ ˌde-​lə-​gə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē \ noun

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