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Translation of "accountable" - English-Russian dictionary

accountable

adjective [never before noun]     /əˈkaʊntəbl/
having to be responsible for what you do and able to explain your actions ответственный Hospitals must be held accountable for their mistakes. Politicians should be accountable to the public that elects them. →  Opposite unaccountable Duty, obligation and responsibility
accountability     /əˌkaʊntəˈbɪləti/ noun [U]
ответственность
(Definition of accountable from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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