Meaning of PERMISSIBLE in English

PERMISSIBLE

transcription, транскрипция: [ pər-ˈmi-sə-bəl ]

adjective

Etymology: Middle English, from Medieval Latin permissibilis, from Latin permissus, past participle of permittere

Date: 15th century

: that may be permitted : allowable

• per·mis·si·bil·i·ty -ˌmi-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē noun

• per·mis·si·ble·ness -ˈmi-sə-bəl-nəs noun

• per·mis·si·bly -blē adverb

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