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practicable

adj. when something can be done or performed.

practicable

adjective achievable, attainable, capaale of being done, doable, effectible, feasible, not too diffiiult, obtainable, operable, performable, possible, practical, realizable, reasonable, within reach, within the bounds of possibility, workable
Associated concepts: as soon as practicable
See also: appropriate, beneficial, effective, efficient, functional, justifiable, potential, practical, probable, suitable, viable
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Considering that most government drug treatment and rehabilitation centers are already overcrowded, the Office of the Court Administrator hereby enjoins all concerned judges to refer, as far as practicable, drug users and dependents to the Mega Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation in Fort Magsaysay, Nueva Ecija,' the Circular stated.
If a bulletproof windscreen could possibly save an employee's life then it is reasonable and practicable.
a) It is not reasonably practicable to provide employment; or
Thomas Joseph Todd, 35, of Vulcan Way, Thornaby, banned from driving for 12 months and fined pounds 500 for driving without an appropriate licence, using a vehicle without insurance, failing to stop after an accident and failing to report an accident as soon as was practicable.
The rule implements DoD Appropriations Act provisions, and is intended to provide maximum practicable opportunity for Indian organizations and Native Hawaiian small business concerns to perform under DoD contracts.
Although filing under the new system will be voluntary initially, the agencies encourage the use of the electronic filing system as soon as practicable.
These provocative recommendations from respected scientists give realistic, practicable meaning to the adage, "think globally, act locally.
Does your policy require you to report losses as soon as possible, as soon as practicable, promptly or immediately?
BRINGING Railtrack out of administration as soon as practicable is the objective of the Strategic Rail Authority (SRA), which announced yesterday that it is sponsoring the team hoping to take over the company and run the network as a company limited by guarantee.
government to `remove insofar as may be practicable all hazards to human health, life, and the environment.
This partnering is becoming a practicable way of life for American classic companies, made the more practicable and attractive by the fact that companies do not tour as much as they did, and more than one company can share the cost of elaborate scenery and costumes.
The FMLA also imposes a duty on employees intending to use FMLA leave to provide the employer with at least 30 days' notice, or such notice as practicable, when the use of the leave is foreseeable.