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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Capable of being weighed or considered adj. - Capable of being thought about.

Usage examples (39)
  • Something ponderable from the outer world--something of which we can say that its weight is so and so
  • We will return to the propagation of light in ponderable matter.
  • At the same time, a start was made on a general theory which ascribed all electromagnetic processes taking place in ponderable substances to electrons.
  • One could never get a clear picture of the interior forces governing the ether, nor of the forces acting between the ether and the "ponderable" matter. for more
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