referable


referable
adjective
capable of being assigned or credited to
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punctuation errors ascribable to careless proofreading

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the cancellation of the concert was due to the rain

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the oversight was not imputable to him

Syn: ↑ascribable, ↑due, ↑imputable
Similar to: ↑attributable
Derivationally related forms: ↑ascribe (for: ↑ascribable)

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