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passable

(of a proposed law) able to be ratified or enacted
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The plains of Patagonia are boundless, for they are scarcely passable, and hence unknown: they bear the stamp of having lasted, as they are now, for ages, and there appears no limit to their duration through future time.
That's all very well, sir," the chauffeur objected doubtfully, "but I don't believe the road's even passable, and the floods seem to me to be rising.
Anybody with a passable knowledge would pick you out at a look, and say,--"No go
Brother Merlin is a very passable artist, but only in the parlor-magic line, and he may not succeed; in fact, is not likely to succeed.
The path from the wood leads to a morass, and from thence to a ford, which, as the rains have abated, may now be passable.
On the other hand, the municipal road in Barangay Cuyago, Jabonga town is no longer passable and part of the Bangonay Bridge in Jabonga has collapsed, all in Agusan del Norte province.
the national road in Progreso village was impassable due to a landslide, but the road later became passable, the San Miguel Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said the road was now passable.
Engineer Glen Miguel, assistant district engineer of DWPH second district engineering office based in Dupax del Sur town, said the Maharlika highway has been passable and accessible to all types of vehicles since the occurrence of Karen and Lawin because of sustained clearing operations and traffic management especially along Sta.
In Cameroon, a volunteer youth group "Human Bulldozers" is shifting piles of mud to make roads passable.
In its Friday bulletin, the Department indicated that all roads in Damascus Countryside are open except the road to Yabroud area and its surrounding are hardly passable due to the snow and the formation of ice.
Home Secretary Alan Johnson is bringing in tougher rules, including demanding that applicants be able to speak passable English and banning those enrolling for short courses from bringing dependants.
All roads around the city of Burgas are passable, so is the main road Burgas-Sofia.