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



BrE BrE//ˈtɜːmɪnəbl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtɜːrmɪnəbl//
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that can be found out or calculated During the third month of pregnancy the sex of the child becomes determinable. Word Originlate Middle English: via Old French from late Latin determinabilis ‘finite’, from the verb determinare ‘limit, fix’, from de- ‘completely’ + terminare ‘terminate’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: determinable