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adjective understandable pronunciation in British English /ˌʌndə(r)ˈstændəb(ə)l/
  1. 1
    normal and reasonable in a particular situation
    Their reaction is perfectly understandable in the circumstances.
    understandable (that): It’s understandable that mistakes were made.
  2. 2
    clear and easy to understand
    The system must be understandable even to first-time users.

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 understandable pronunciation in British English adverb
They are understandably upset at being given the wrong information.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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