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Discernable   Listen

Perceptible by the senses or intellect.  Synonym: discernible.  "The newspaper reports no discernible progress in the negotiations" , "The skyline is easily discernible even at a distance of several miles"

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"Discernable" Quotes from Famous Books

... William Temple in his Memoirs, page 295, and the aforesaid Vindicater of the Stage, as well as my self, have observed, that the Absolver in the first Volume of his Essays, page 120, in his Chapter of the A... tells us, Whether the honesty or dishonesty are discernable in the face, is a question which admits of dispute; King Charles the Second thought he could depend upon these Observations, but with submission, I believe an instance might be given, in which his Rules of Physiognomy fail'd [Footnote: Essays, p.120.]. Now I'm sure the ...
— Essays on the Stage • Thomas D'Urfey and Bossuet

... is discernable. Not one of our many customers, either in this city or throughout the country, has made a single complaint. This proves that there is absolutely no difference between candies made in rubber moulds and candies made in ...
— The Candy Maker's Guide - A Collection of Choice Recipes for Sugar Boiling • Fletcher Manufacturing Company

Words linked to "Discernable" :   discernability, indiscernible

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