Meaning of SOLVABLE in English


— solvability, solvableness , n.

/sol"veuh beuhl/ , adj.

1. capable of being solved, as a problem.

2. Math. (of a group) having a normal series of subgroups in which successive quotient groups are Abelian.

3. Archaic. soluble (def. 1).

[ 1640-50; SOLVE + -ABLE ]

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