identifiable identifiable  /aɪ ˈdɛn tə ˌfaɪ ə bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) capable of being identified

Usage(s):

  1. No one can fix an accurate price tag on vandalism, which is not always reported, not always identifiable as such and covers everything from toilet graffiti to arson.
  2. As Ohio's manufacturing economy shriveled, his most identifiable initiative was a minuscule literacy campaign.
  3. Whereas Google stores user-specific searches for up to 18 months, Cuil never stores personally identifiable information or search histories.

News

  1. Fishing with a cop

    Vale — Several police officers from four agencies spent Saturday in blue, however, it wasn’t the typical uniform blue, but an easily identifiable blue T-shirt, so that the officers would not be lost i
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Argus Observer

  2. Design Intervention: In-spired

    Every village, town and city has a skyline of building silhouettes that define its personality, place in history and priorities.Historically, church spires and steeples were the tallest and most identifiable building types in a skyline, and they still are today when historic communities impose stric...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Lancaster Online

  3. Thursday's gone, but fans loved Skynyrd's Riverbend return

    Lynyrd Skynyrd fans are not hard to spot at Riverbend. There's a certain unabashed blue-collar sensibility, a free-wheeling attitude they possess that would have made them easily identifiable Thursday night, even if they hadn't walked through the Riverbend gates bearing their idol's name on their shirts, hats, belt buckles and, in some cases, skin.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

Quotes

  1. "The application had been declined because CKI did not meet the Overseas Investment Act 2005 criteria of substantial and identifiable benefit which was relevant to the acquisition of business assets which included sensitive land," English said....
    on Dec 16, 2008 By: Bill English Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. In ruling Section 3 of DOMA unconstitutional in Gill, Tauro stated that he could not find "any identifiable legitimate purpose or discrete objective" for DOMA to treat same-sex couples differently.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: G. Joseph Tauro Source: Keen News Service

  3. "It's identifiable with, for right or wrong, a part of America that people in the world believe is a power, an empire that pushes people around, we do it our way, we don't live up to our commitments to multilateral institutions," Hagel, R-Neb.,...
    on Jun 12, 2005 By: Chuck Hagel Source: USA Today

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