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Detectable   /dɪtˈɛktəbəl/   Listen
Detectable

adjective
1.
Capable of being detected.  Synonym: noticeable.
2.
Easily seen or detected.  Synonym: perceptible.  "He continued after a perceptible pause"






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"Detectable" Quotes from Famous Books



... Leviathan's engines. As in her case, the most serious typical damage was done by breaking the cylinders, valve-chests, circulating pumps, steam and exhaust units in main engines; dry-firing boilers, and thus melting the tubes and distorting furnaces, together with easily detectable instances of a minor character, such as cutting piston and connecting rods and stays with hack saws, smashing engine-room telegraph systems, and removing and destroying parts which the Germans believed could not be duplicated. Then there ...
— Our Navy in the War • Lawrence Perry



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