scrutable
I adjective apprehensible, beholdable, cognizable, comprehensible, conspicuous, discoverable, easily observed, easily seen, easily understood, evident, explicable, explicit, fathomable, intelligible, knowable, manifest, noticeable, observable, obvious, open, overt, penetrable, perceptible, plain, seeable, unconcealed, understandable, unhidden, unmasked, unveiled II index cognizable, coherent (clear), solvable

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  • Scrutable — Scru ta*ble, a. Discoverable by scrutiny, inquiry, or critical examination. [R.] Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scrutable — [skro͞ot′ə bəl] adj. [LL * scrutabilis: see INSCRUTABLE] not inscrutable; open to being understood …   English World dictionary

  • scrutable — adjective Etymology: Late Latin scrutabilis searchable, from Latin scrutari Date: circa 1600 capable of being deciphered ; comprehensible …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • scrutable — scrutability, n. /skrooh teuh beuhl/, adj. capable of being understood by careful study or investigation. [1590 1600; < L scrut(ari) (see SCRUTINY) + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • scrutable — adjective understandable, comprehensible …   Wiktionary

  • scrutable — adj. comprehensible, can be understood through examination or investigation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scrutable — scru·ta·ble …   English syllables

  • scrutable — scru•ta•ble [[t]ˈskru tə bəl[/t]] adj. comprehensible • Etymology: 1590–1600; < L scrūt(ārī) …   From formal English to slang

  • scrutable — /ˈskrutəbəl/ (say skroohtuhbuhl) adjective that may be penetrated or understood by investigation. {Latin, stem of scrutārī inspect closely + able} …   Australian English dictionary

  • scrutable —   a. understandable upon close examination …   Dictionary of difficult words

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