Ratable Rat"a*ble (r[=a]t"[.a]*b'l), a. 1. Capable of being rated, or set at a certain value. [1913 Webster]

Twenty or[ae] were ratable to [at] two marks of silver. --Camden. [1913 Webster]

2. Liable to, or subjected by law to, taxation; as, ratable estate. [1913 Webster]

3. Made at a proportionate rate; as, ratable payments. -- {Rat"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Rat"a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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