What does the word separable mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Capable of being divided.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Separably.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Separability.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Capable of being separated.

Usage examples for separable

  1. In the above cases the general question of censorship is separable from the question of the present form of it. – The Shewing-up of Blanco Posnet by George Bernard Shaw
  2. In this form of periostitis the membrane is again swollen and more vascular than in health, and is also easily separable from the bone. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  3. Each human group, having its specialised and dormant elements, must be treated as an organism and not as a bundle of separable items, each one of which the student may use or let alone as he desires. – Folklore as an Historical Science by George Laurence Gomme