Examples of merchantable in a Sentence
a logging operation that strips an area of all of its trees, only a small percentage of which will yield merchantable timber
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If only one percent of those logs escaped and somehow eluded beachcombers, that means 100 million board feet of merchantable timber became driftwood each year.
Today, the land for sale has what's estimated to be 2 million board feet of merchantable timber.
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Definition of merchantable for English Language Learners
law : of good enough quality to be sold
legal Definition of merchantable
merchantabilityplay \ˌmər-chən-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
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