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Synonyms for practicable

capable of occurring or being done

serving or capable of serving a useful purpose

Synonyms for practicable

usable for a specific purpose


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capable of being done with means at hand and circumstances as they are

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A second observation to be made is that the immediate object of the federal Constitution is to secure the union of the thirteen primitive States, which we know to be practicable; and to add to them such other States as may arise in their own bosoms, or in their neighborhoods, which we cannot doubt to be equally practicable.
It is therefore evident, that one national government would be able, at much less expense, to extend the duties on imports, beyond comparison, further than would be practicable to the States separately, or to any partial confederacies.
While two of the men remained in the camp with the horses, Captain Bonneville, accompanied by the other men [man], set out to climb a neighboring height, hoping to gain a commanding prospect, and discern some practicable route through this stupendous labyrinth.
Whenever it was practicable, the night encampment was on some island in the center of the stream.
The Office of the Court Administrator (OCAD) has ordered all judges, if practicable to refer all drug abusers and dependents to the Mega Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation Center in Fort Magsaysay, Nueve Ecija.
Advise on the nature of the pre-construction information to be provided by the Client as soon as is practicable to every designer and contractor appointed, or being considered for appointment, to the Project.
Clearing Coogan, chairman of the bench Anthony Rosenfield said: 'We are satisfied in the circumstances you provided all information as soon as was reasonably practicable.
The so-called top judge, Mr Justice Burnett, who ruled against the widow and said it would not have been reasonably practicable to fit a bulletproof windscreen, should be ashamed of himself.
The alternate employment should be, 'as far as reasonably practicable, the same as, or equivalent to, the employment in which the worker was at the time of the injury'.
Our responsibility as long-term care providers is to return the resident to the highest practicable level of functioning.
Kenneth William Szymik, 18, of Colchester Road, Stockton, banned from driving for 12 months and fined pounds 300 for careless driving, failing to stop after an accident, failing to report an accident as soon as was practicable, driving without an appropriate licence and using a vehicle without insurance.
The charge under Section 38 of the Terrorism Act alleges that "having information that he knew or believed might be of material assistance in securing the apprehension, prosecution or conviction of another person in the UK for an offence involving the commission, preparation or instigation of an act of terrorism" he failed to disclose that information "as soon as reasonably practicable to a constable".
The FCMA stipulates that, when submitting the list, the governor must, "to the extent practicable," consult with "representatives of the commercial and recreational fishing interests of the State"; and, when selecting voting members from the list, the Secretary of Commerce must, "to the extent practicable, ensure a fair and balanced apportionment, on a rotating or other basis, of the active participants (or their representatives) in the commercial and recreational fisheries.
This change implements Section 801 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004, and is intended to ensure that decisions regarding consolidation of contract requirements are made with a view toward providing maximum practicable opportunity for small business concerns to participate in DoD procurements.
Practitioners are encouraged to incorporate this guidance as soon as practicable.