ex·​clud·​able | \ ik-ˈsklü-də-bəl How to pronounce excludable (audio) \
variants: or excludible

Definition of excludable

: subject to exclusion excludable income

Other Words from excludable

excludability \ ik-​ˌsklü-​də-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce excludable (audio) \ noun

Examples of excludable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The nature of the legal claim controls whether the damages are excludable from income under section 104(a)(2). Robert W. Wood, Forbes, 19 Oct. 2021 As long as the care recipient lives in the same home as the caregiver, the care provider can receive Medicaid waiver payments to cover the time spent caring for someone, which is excludable from their gross income. San Diego Union-Tribune, 20 Apr. 2021 Emotional distress damages flowing from that injury or sickness are excludable. Robert W. Wood, Forbes, 19 Apr. 2021 Think of a missile-defense system: Missile defense is a non-excludable good in that a system that protects the civic-minded taxpaying citizens at No. Kevin D. Williamson, National Review, 20 June 2019 After pleading not guilty on Friday, Mack filed for an order of excludable delay, asking that her trial not take place until after May 3. Hilary Weaver, Vanities, 24 Apr. 2018 A non-excludable good is one that can’t effectively be fenced off from non-paying customers. John Gravois, Wired News, 10 June 2015 In Ohio, 28 percent of adults under 65 had excludable preconditions. Kaiser Health News And The Enquirer, Cincinnati.com, 27 June 2017 See More

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1916, in the meaning defined above

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“Excludable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/excludable. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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ex·​clud·​able | \ ik-ˈsklü-də-bəl \

Legal Definition of excludable

: subject to being excluded

Other Words from excludable

excludability \ ik-​ˌsklü-​də-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce excludable (audio) \ noun


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