print·​able | \ ˈprin-tə-bəl How to pronounce printable (audio) \

Definition of printable

1 : capable of being printed or of being printed from
2 : considered fit to publish

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printability \ ˌprin-​tə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce printable (audio) \ noun

Examples of printable in a Sentence

The paper's editor isn't looking for a great article, just something printable. There are printable maps on the Web site.
Recent Examples on the Web Etsy artists and sellers make is easy to hunt through thousands of one-of-a-kind or vintage printable pieces of art, including ones you can request be customized. oregonlive, 12 Mar. 2021 Register to get printable bingo cards for two rounds of bingo — plus, local District registrants can get 10 percent off Red Bear Brewing’s 2021 Pride Helles lager. Washington Post, 17 June 2021 Instead, the statue was divided into 14 printable pieces and then assembled by hand. Rebecca Cairns; Video By Adrian Lydon, CNN, 20 May 2021 Online and printable applications will be available on the Get Emergency Broadband site next week. Mike Snider, USA TODAY, 5 May 2021 Some have devised a variety of high- and low-tech solutions to provide universal vaccination verification, including a European Union–wide digital pass and printable QR codes in Israel, which have limitations similar to those of the U.S. systems. Ian Bogost, The Atlantic, 14 May 2021 Plus, accessibility is on the team's side, since the system is fully printable. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 30 Apr. 2021 Use a printable packing checklist, like this one from REI, and don’t wait until the last minute to run through it. Lauren Matison, Condé Nast Traveler, 15 Apr. 2021 Steps may be visiting a community health center, a virtual therapist, a job fair or even something as simple as carrying a printable wallet card with stress reduction tips. Claudia Finkelstein, The Conversation, 8 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of printable

1827, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Printable.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of printable

: suitable to be printed or published
: able to be printed by using a computer's printer

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