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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of a state for being protected or excused. Easy to protect or support.

Usage examples (39)
  • The road forms a distinct and easily defensible edge to the village.
  • They have no principle that is defensible from a "liberal" perspective, by which I mean the Enlightenment.
  • These cuts, while defensible from a fiscal policy point of view, took a terrible toll on the health-care system.
  • • The Clinton Parameters dropped the idea of defensible borders and replaced them with for more
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