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adjective viable pronunciation in British English /ˈvaɪəb(ə)l/
  1. 1
    able to be done, or worth doing
    The present system is simply no longer viable.
    commercially/economically/financially viable (=capable of producing a profit): Hospitals plan to stop services that are not financially viable.

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 viable pronunciation in British English /ˌvaɪəˈbɪləti/ noun [uncountable]
We’re concerned about the viability of your business plan.


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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