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ATTRIBUTABLE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does attributable mean? 

ATTRIBUTABLE (adjective)
  The adjective ATTRIBUTABLE has 1 sense:

1. capable of being attributed

  Familiarity information: ATTRIBUTABLE used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ATTRIBUTABLE (adjective)


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Meaning:

Capable of being attributed

Context examples:

the collapse of the movement was attributable to a lack of morale / an idea attributable to a Russian

Similar:

ascribable; due to; imputable; referable ((usually followed by 'to') able to be assigned or credited to)

credited ((usually followed by 'to') given credit for)

traceable ((usually followed by 'to') able to be traced to)

Attribute:

ascription; attribution (assigning to a cause or source)

Antonym:

unattributable (not attributable)


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