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Turkish translation of “liable”

liable

adjective     /ˈlaɪəbl/
be liable to do sth to be likely to do something
yatkın/olması muhtemel olmak
He's liable to make a fuss if you wake him.Possible and probable
legally responsible
sorumlu, yükümlü
Corporate officials are liable for the safety of their employees.Duty, obligation and responsibility
(Definition of liable adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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