terminable

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adjective ter·mi·na·ble \ˈtər-mə-nə-bəl, ˈtərm-nə-\

Definition of terminable

  1. :  capable of being terminated

terminableness

noun

terminably

play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of terminable in a sentence

  1. His employment was terminable at the will of his employer.

  2. The contract will be terminable by either party.

Origin and Etymology of terminable

Middle English, from Medieval Latin terminabilis, from Latin terminare


First Known Use: 15th century


TERMINABLE Defined for English Language Learners

terminable

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adjective ter·mi·na·ble \ˈtər-mə-nə-bəl, ˈtərm-nə-\

Definition of terminable for English Language Learners

  • : able to be ended


Law Dictionary

terminable

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adjective ter·mi·na·ble \ˈtər-mə-nə-bəl\

Legal Definition of terminable

  1. :  capable of being terminated — see also qualified terminable interest property at property, terminable interest at interest 1


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