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Tractableness definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

TRACT'ABLENESS, n. The state or quality of being tractable or manageable; docility; as the tractableness of children.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the trait of being easily persuaded [syn: tractability, tractableness, flexibility] [ant: intractability, intractableness]

Merriam Webster's

noun see tractable

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Tractable Tract"a*ble, a. [L. tractabilis, fr, tractare to draw violently, to handle, treat. See Treat, v. t.] 1. Capable of being easily led, taught, or managed; docile; manageable; governable; as, tractable children; a tractable learner. I shall find them tractable enough. --Shak. 2. Capable of being handled; palpable; practicable; feasible; as, tractable measures. [Obs.] --Holder. --Tract"a*ble*ness, n. -- Tract"a/bly, adv.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Docility, tractability.



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