- Distinguishable Dis*tin"guish*a*ble, a.
1. Capable of being distinguished; separable; divisible;
discernible; capable of recognition; as, a tree at a
distance is distinguishable from a shrub.
A simple idea being in itself uncompounded . . . is not distinguishable into different ideas. --Locke. [1913 Webster]
2. Worthy of note or special regard. --Swift. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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