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 printability (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 Digital and printable maps with a schedule and locations of the days' events will be available at Luann Gibbs, The Enquirer, "Top 5 things to do in Cincinnati: Aug. 7-9," 6 Aug. 2020 There is a printable COVID-19 Time Capsule for Families. Christina Hyder,, "At Emmanuel Methodist Church, there are signs of hope | North Laurel/Savage," 5 Aug. 2020 To help girls learn even more about politics, the Barbie Campaign Team website also has play ballots and printable activities, as well as prompts to help girls write their own campaign speeches. Rachel Desantis,, "Barbie Unveils Election-Inspired Dolls — Including a Black Woman Running for President!," 29 July 2020 As part of this mission, there are additional resources available online, such as play ballots and other printable activities, including prompts for girls to write their own campaign speeches. Mallory Hughes, CNN, "Barbie 2020 Campaign Team dolls feature Black female candidate," 29 July 2020 Here are the measurements for a child's face mask based on two different age groups, and the printable patterns for both can be found here. Lexie Sachs, Good Housekeeping, "How to Make a Face Mask for Kids Using a Sewing Machine," 14 July 2020 Weather detectives If kids really want to nerd out on identifying different types of clouds, the National Weather Service has a fun printable cloud wheel craft. Avery Hurt, National Geographic, "Why getting your kid’s head in the clouds is a good thing," 18 June 2020 Consider putting it on a poster or banner to hang up wherever most of the activities will take place or use printable iron-on fabric transfer sheets to make t-shirts or reusable bags. Ruth A. Musgrave, National Geographic, "Week one: Camp logo design," 24 June 2020 Here are the television listings from the Los Angeles Times in a printable PDF files. Ed Stockly, Los Angeles Times, "What’s on TV Saturday plus Sunday Talk shows: Gordon Ramsay," 19 June 2020

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First Known Use of printable

1827, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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9 Aug 2020

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“Printable.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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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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