Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • That may be contained or comprised.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Capable of being contained or comprised.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Able to be contained, especially applied to viruses and similar diseases.

Etymologies

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contain +‎ -able

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