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English definition of “measurable”

measurable

adjective     /ˈmeʒərəbl/
able to be measured : It is important to set achievable but measurable goals for employees .measurable in sth He has a fortune measurable in tens of millions.
large enough to be noticed : Tax incentives have had a small but measurable effect on employment figures in the region . Corporate events are only worth the investment if they make a measurable difference .
(Definition of measurable adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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