dowable

adjective

dow·​able
ˈdau̇əbəl
: capable of being endowed
especially : legally entitled to dower

Word History

Etymology

Anglo-French, from Old French doer, douer to endow + -able

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“Dowable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dowable. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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