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adjective     /əkˈsept.ə.bl̩/
B1 satisfactory and able to be agreed to or approved of: Clearly we need to come to an arrangement that is acceptable to both parties. So what is an acceptable level of radiation? This kind of attitude is simply not acceptable.Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good B1 just good enough, but not very good: Her performance was acceptable, but not stunning.Quite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptable acceptability     /əkˌsep.təˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/ noun [U] Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
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