Meaning of ALLOWABLE in English

ALLOWABLE

transcription, транскрипция: [ əlaʊəb(ə)l ]

1.

If people decide that something is allowable , they let it happen without trying to stop it.

Capital punishment is allowable only under exceptional circumstances.

= permissible

ADJ

2.

Allowable costs or expenses are amounts of money that you do not have to pay tax on. ( BUSINESS )

ADJ

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