Defensibleness De*fen"si*ble*ness, n. Capability of being defended; defensibility. --Priestley. [1913 Webster]

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  • defensibleness — See defensibility. * * * …   Universalium

  • defensibleness — n. being able to be protected, being possible to defend …   English contemporary dictionary

  • defensible — defensibility, defensibleness, n. defensibly, adv. /di fen seuh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being defended against assault or injury: The troops were bivouacked in a defensible position. 2. that can be defended in argument; justifiable. [1250… …   Universalium

  • justice — n 1. fairness, fair play, impartiality, im partialness, fair mindedness, equity, equitableness. evenness, even handedness; unprejudicedness, objectivity, objectiveness, disinterestedness, dispassionateness, open mindedness, neutrality, tolerance …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • defensible — /dəˈfɛnsəbəl / (say duh fensuhbuhl) adjective 1. capable of being defended against assault or injury. 2. capable of being defended in argument; justifiable. –defensibility /dəfɛnsəˈbɪləti/ (say duhfensuh biluhtee), defensibleness, noun… …   Australian-English dictionary

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