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- n. The quality or state of being curable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Capability of being cured, healed, or remedied; curability.
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- n. capability of being cured or healed
curable + -ness (Wiktionary)
The horrible loathsomeness, the contagiousness, the non-curableness, etc. So the man was shut out from camp and from sanctuary.