(Brit) (formerly) a fixed value assigned to a property by a local authority, on the basis of which variable annual rates are charged
[rey-tuh-buh l] /ˈreɪ tə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being or appraised. 2. proportional: ratable distribution of wealth. /ˈreɪtəbəl/ adjective 1. able to be rated or evaluated 2. (Brit) (of property) liable to payment of rates adj. also rateable, c.1500, from rate (v.2) + -able.
[rat-uh-fee-uh] /ˌræt əˈfi ə/ noun 1. a sweet liqueur made from wine or grape juice combined with brandy or other spirits and often flavored with almonds, fruit, or fruit kernels. /ˌrætəˈfɪə/ noun 1. any liqueur made from fruit or from brandy with added fruit 2. a flavouring essence made from almonds 3. (mainly Brit) Also […]
noun, British. 1. a macaroon.
[rah-tahk] /ˈrɑ tɑk/ noun 1. a chain of islands in the W Pacific Ocean, forming the E part of the Marshall Islands.