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English definition of “appreciable”

appreciable

adjective uk   /əˈpriː.ʃə.bl̩/ us  
If an amount or change is appreciable, it is large or noticeable enough to have an important effect: There has been an appreciable drop in the number of unemployed since the new government came to power.
appreciably
adverb uk   /-bli/ us  
Her health has improved appreciably since she changed her treatment.
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