practicable

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Etymology[edit]

From French praticable.

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practicable (not comparable)

  1. Capable of being accomplished; feasible.
  2. Serving a useful function; useful, functional or handy.
  3. Available for use; accessible or employable.

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Example of use contrasted with practical:

  • "While others might agree that it really was practical to rewrite the entire section, it just was not truly practicable given other considerations."

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