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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Capable of being left out.

Usage examples (5)
  • And we know that that is omissible in similar noun phrases:
  • In the way of is omissible, in the examples, therefore can't really be said to 'govern' anything.
  • To resolve the issue, we have to rely on syntactic criteria, and if a string is omissible as this one is it can hardly be called integrated.
  • Nevertheless it is not quite omissible in such a history as this, or in any history of French literature. for more
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