severable

adjective
sev·er·able | \ˈsev-rə-bəl, ˈse-və-\

Definition of severable 

: capable of being severed especially : capable of being divided into legally independent rights or obligations

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severability \ˌsev-rə-ˈbi-lə-tē, ˌse-və- \ noun

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1548, in the meaning defined above

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severable

adjective
sev·er·able | \ˈse-vrə-bəl, ˈse-və-rə- \

Legal Definition of severable 

: capable of being severed : divisible a severable contract a severable bequest — compare entire

Other Words from severable

severability \ˌse-vrə-ˈbi-lə-tē, ˌse-və-rə- \ noun

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