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Webster

English Word:

habitable


English Pronunciation:

hab•it•a•ble


Adjective:


⇨Etymology

(French) habitable, (Latin) habitbilis.


⇨Definition

Capable of being inhabited; that may be inhabited or dwelt in; as, the habitable world. -- Habitableness,



Noun:


⇨Etymology

(French) habitacle dwelling place, binnacle, (Latin) habitaculum dwelling place. See Binnacle, Habit, verb


⇨Definition

Habitably,



Adverb:


⇨Definition

n

A dwelling place. Chaucer. Southey.



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

Originally derived from the Latin habitābilis (“habitable”), from habitō (“dwell, live”).


Adjective:

Adjective habitable (comparative more habitable, superlative most habitable) Safe and comfortable, where humans, or other animals, can live; fit for habitation. After we found the freshwater spring we were more confident that the place was habitable.


Reference:

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