ratable

adjective
rat·​able | \ ˈrā-tə-bəl How to pronounce ratable (audio) \
variants: or rateable

Definition of ratable

: capable of being rated, estimated, or apportioned

Other Words from ratable

ratably \ ˈrā-​tə-​blē How to pronounce ratable (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of ratable

1503, in the meaning defined above

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“Ratable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ratable. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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ratable

adjective
rat·​able | \ ˈrā-tə-bəl \

Legal Definition of ratable

: made or calculated according to a proportionate rate : pro rata a ratable distribution of the bankruptcy estate

Other Words from ratable

ratably \ -​blē How to pronounce ratable (audio) \ adverb

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