perceivable

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perceivable (comparative more perceivable, superlative most perceivable)

  1. Capable of being perceived; discernible.
    • 1818, Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey, ch. 5,
      Every search for him was equally unsuccessful, in morning lounges or evening assemblies; neither at the Upper nor Lower Rooms, at dressed or undressed balls, was he perceivable.
    • 2003, "Man in Pakistan: I'm on list," USA Today, 1 Jan. (retrieved 2 Nov. 2008),
      The only perceivable difference between the AP and FBI photos is that the man in the FBI photo is clean-shaven and shorter-haired.

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