amendable

  • 1 amendable — [ amɑ̃dabl ] adj. • 1690; de amender ♦ Qui peut être amendé. ● amendable adjectif Qui peut être amendé. ● amendable adjectif En Suisse, passible d une amende …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Amendable — A*mend a*ble, a. Capable of being amended; as, an amendable writ or error. {A*mend a*ble*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 amendable — index ambulatory, corrigible Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 amendable — AMENDABLE. adj. des 2 g. Qui est sujet à l amende …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 5 amendable — (a man da bl ) adj. 1°   Qui peut être amendé, corrigé. Sol, terre amendable. 2°   Sujet à l amende. Cas amendable.    Vieux en ce sens. 3°   En droit féodal, crimes amendables, crimes dont on évitait le châtiment en payant une certaine somme.… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 6 AMENDABLE — adj. des deux genres Qui est susceptible d amélioration. Une terre, un sol amendable.   Il signifiait autrefois, en termes de Palais, Qui est sujet à l amende …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 7 AMENDABLE — adj. des deux genres T. d’Agriculture Qui peut être amendé. Une terre, un sol amendable …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 8 amendable — amend ► VERB ▪ make minor improvements to (a document, proposal, etc.). DERIVATIVES amendable adjective. USAGE On the difference between amend and emend, see the note at EMEND(Cf. ↑emendation). ORIGIN L …

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  • 9 amendable — adjective capable of being corrected by additions an amendable flaw • Syn: ↑correctable • Similar to: ↑corrigible • Derivationally related forms: ↑amend …

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  • 10 amendable — adjective see amend …

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  • 11 amendable — See amend. * * * …

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  • 12 amendable — adjective Capable of being amended …

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  • 13 amendable — adj. improvable; alterable, modifiable, correctable …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 14 amendable — amend·a·ble …

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  • 15 amendable — That which is not so defective that the law will not permit it to be amended …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 16 amendable process — Process which is defective but amendable; voidable rather than void, that is, process which, although defective, will support a judgment, once the defect is remedied. 42 Am J1st Proc § 20 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 17 Amendableness — Amendable A*mend a*ble, a. Capable of being amended; as, an amendable writ or error. {A*mend a*ble*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 amend — amendable, adj. amender, n. /euh mend /, v.t. 1. to alter, modify, rephrase, or add to or subtract from (a motion, bill, constitution, etc.) by formal procedure: Congress may amend the proposed tax bill. 2. to change for the better; improve: to… …

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  • 19 Adjournment — For use of the term in board games, see adjournment (games). An adjournment is a suspension of proceedings to another time or place. To adjourn means to suspend until a later stated time or place. Contents 1 Law 2 Parliamentary procedure 3 See… …

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  • 20 amendabil — AMENDÁBIL, Ă, amendabili, e, adj. Care se poate amenda2. ♦ Modificat prin amendamente. – Din fr. amendable. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  amendábil adj. m., pl. amendábili; f. sg. amendábilă …

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