Definition of measurable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈmeʒərəbl//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeʒərəbl//
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  1. 1that can be measured measurable amounts of pollution in the atmosphere
  2. 2[usually before noun] large enough to be noticed or to have a clear and noticeable effect measurable improvements
  3. Word OriginMiddle English (in the sense ‘moderate’): from Old French mesurable, from late Latin mensurabilis, from Latin mensurare ‘to measure’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: measurable