des·​ig·​na·​ble | \ ˈdez|ignəbəl, |ēg sometimes -es| \

Definition of designable

: distinguishable, identifiable the probability that two parts of the same tree might be designated or designable by the same term— J. T. Krumpelmann

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First Known Use of designable

1629, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for designable

Latin designare to mark out + English -able

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“Designable.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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