triable

adjective tri·able \ ˈtrī-ə-bəl \

Definition of triable

: liable or subject to judicial or quasi-judicial examination or trial

First Known Use of triable

15th century

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triable

adjective tri·able \ ˈtrī-ə-bəl \

legal Definition of triable

: liable or subject to judicial or quasi-judicial examination or trial

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