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English definition of “justifiable”

justifiable

adjective    /ˈdʒʌs·təˌfɑɪ·ə·bəl, ˌdʒʌs·təˈfɑɪ-/
able to be explained or shown to be reasonable ; understandable : The jury decided that the shooting was justifiable because Rogers thought his own life was in danger .
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