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  • adj. Liable to error; fallible.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Liable to error; fallible.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Liable to mistake; fallible.


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  • Warwickshire, [196] says that in Henry VII's time Thomas Twyford, having begun the depopulation thereof, decaying four messuages and three cottages whereunto 160 acres of 'errable' land belonged, sold it to Henry Smith; which Henry, following that example, enclosed 640 acres of land more, whereby twelve messuages and four cottages fell to ruins and eighty persons there inhabiting, being employed about tillage and husbandry, were constrained to depart thence and live miserably.

    A Short History of English Agriculture


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