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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·prov·a·ble a.
 1. Capable of being improved; susceptible of improvement; admitting of being made better; capable of cultivation, or of being advanced in good qualities.
    Man is accommodated with moral principles, improvable by the exercise of his faculties.   --Sir M. Hale.
    I have a fine spread of improvable lands.   --Addison.
 2. Capable of being used to advantage; profitable; serviceable; advantageous.
    The essays of weaker heads afford improvable hints to better.   --Sir T. Browne.
 -- Im*pro*a*ble*ness, n. -- Im*prov*a*bly, adv.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : susceptible of improvement