Improvable

Definition of Improvable

Im`prov´a`ble
a.1.Capable of being improved; susceptible of improvement; admitting of being made better; capable of cultivation, or of being advanced in good qualities.
Man is accommodated with moral principles, improvable by the exercise of his faculties.
- Sir M. Hale.
I have a fine spread of improvable lands.
- Addison.
2.Capable of being used to advantage; profitable; serviceable; advantageous.
The essays of weaker heads afford improvable hints to better.
- Sir T. Browne.

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ameliorable, amendable, correctable, corrigible, curable, emendable, fixable, medicable, mendable, perfectible, reclaimable, recoverable, rectifiable, recyclable, redeemable, remediable, repairable, reparable, restorable, retrievable, reversible
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