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defensibleadjective

 us   /dɪˈfen·sə·bəl/
able to be supported by argument, esp. when criticized: He’s presenting a plan that is morally defensible and politically realistic.
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defensibleadjective

uk   /dɪˈfen.sə.bəl/  us   /dɪˈfen.sə.bəl/ (US also defendable)
able to be protected from attack, or able to be supported by argument: A city built on an island is easily defensible. High petrol taxes are defensible on ecological grounds.
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