1. capable of being removed or taken away or dismissed

a removable cord


removable partitions

Ant: ↑irremovable
Similar to: ↑dismissible, ↑extractable, ↑extractible
2. able to be obliterated completely
Syn: ↑obliterable
Similar to: ↑eradicable
Derivationally related forms: ↑obliterate (for: ↑obliterable)

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