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

 

tractable

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈtræktəbl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtræktəbl//
 
(formal)
 
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easy to deal with or control synonym manageable This approach helps to make the issues more tractable. opposite intractable Word Origin early 16th cent.: from Latin tractabilis, from tractare ‘to handle’, frequentative of trahere ‘draw’.
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