[uh-sahy-nuh-buh l] /əˈsaɪ nə bəl/
capable of being specified:
The word has no assignable meaning in our language.
capable of being attributed:
This work is assignable to a 12th-century poet.
Law. capable of being .
[uh-sim-uh-ley-shuh n] /əˌsɪm əˈleɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or process of , or of absorbing information, experiences, etc.: the need for quick assimilation of the facts. 2. the state or condition of being , or of being absorbed into something. 3. the process of adapting or adjusting to the culture of a group or […]
[verb uh-soh-shee-eyt, -see-; noun, adjective, uh-soh-shee-it, -eyt, -see-] /verb əˈsoʊ ʃiˌeɪt, -si-; noun, adjective, əˈsoʊ ʃi ɪt, -ˌeɪt, -si-/ verb (used with object), associated, associating. 1. to connect or bring into relation, as thought, feeling, memory, etc.: Many people associate dark clouds with depression and gloom. 2. to join as a companion, partner, or ally: […]
[uh-soh-see-ey-shuh n, -shee-] /əˌsoʊ siˈeɪ ʃən, -ʃi-/ noun 1. an organization of people with a common purpose and having a formal structure. 2. the act of or state of being . 3. friendship; companionship: Their close association did not last long. 4. connection or combination. 5. the connection or relation of ideas, feelings, sensations, etc.; […]
[uh-suhmp-tiv] /əˈsʌmp tɪv/ adjective 1. taken for granted. 2. characterized by : an assumptive statement. 3. . adj. early 15c., from Latin assumptivus, from assumpt-, past participle stem of assumere (see assume) + -ive.