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Achievable is a member of the word family achieve, included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.

Definition of the adjective achievable

What does achievable mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. capable of existing or taking place or proving true; possible to do

Alternative definition of the adjective achievable


  1. Capable of being achieved, which either means possible or probable.
  2. Not linked to fate or outside influences.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Quantitative Risk Analysis and Assessment (2008)

by Edward L. Melnick, Brian S. Everitt

BECK As Low as Reasonably Practicable/As Low as Reasonably Achievable The ALARP principle refers to the notion that risks should be “as low as reasonably practicable”. ALARA ...

Google previewThe SAGE Deaf Studies Encyclopedia (2016)

by Genie Gertz, Patrick Boudreault

Readily achievable The term “readily achievable” has the meaning given to it by section 12181(9) of Title 42. 2. Manufacturing. A manufacturer of telecommunications equipment or customer premises equipment shall ensure that the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing (2011)

by Linda E. Swayne, Mark Dodds

Good objectives must be definable and quantifiable so that there is an achievable target at which to aim. In addition, they should be defined in such a way that the actual performance can easily be compared with the objective. In the area of ...

Google previewDictionary & Thesaurus of Environment, Health & Safety (1992)

by Us Dept Energy

BT1 Radiation Standards BT2 Standards BT3 Codes, Standards, and Regulations RT As Low As Reasonably Achievable SO System Safety Development Center Glossary DEF (SSDC) This has been replaced by "As Low as Reasonably ...

Google previewDictionary of Environmental Engineering and Wastewater Treatment (2016)

by Alireza Bahadori, Scott T. Smith

Best Available Technology Economically Achievable Technology-based standard established by the Clean Water Act (CWA) as the most appropriate means available on a national basis for controlling the direct discharge of toxic and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1998)

Volume 65 -- Waste: Nuclear Reprocessing and Treatment Technologies to Wastewater Treatment: Multilateral Approach by John J. McKetta Jr

Achievable effluent concentrations of heavy metals are summarized in Table 15. Removal of Volatile Organics Volatile organics (benzene, toluene, and such) should usually be removed before biological treatment. TABLE 14 Heavy-Metal ...

Google previewPower Industry Dictionary (1996)

by Ann Chambers, Susan D. Kerr

Lowest achievable emission rate For any source, the more stringent rate of emissions based on the following: the most stringent emissions limitation that is contained in the implementation plan of any state for such class or category of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Health Services Research (2009)

by Ross M. Mullner

Again in 1966, the JCAH standards had undergone significant revisions to reflect optimal achievable levels of quality rather than the minimum levels of quality. The reason for this major decision was that most hospitals had achieved or ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Environmental Science (2007)

by Bruce C. Wyman, L. Harold Stevenson

See best available technology economically achievable; best conventional control technology; best demonstrated available technology. technology forcing Describing standards or levels of control called for in environmental statutes or ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Public Health. 2 Vol. (2008)

by Wilhelm Kirch

Using the human capital approach, the entire period of absence from work due to illness is consideredand valuedby the achievable gross income. The human capital approach is based on economic theory and gives a maximum possible ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Brewing (2013)

achievable. See powder filter. HortResearch. HortResearch is a New Zealand-based company devoted to the development of fruit crops. It is wholly owned by the New Zealand Government from which it derives 60% of ...

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Achievable Meaning

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Quotes about Achievable

Success is about enjoying what you have and where you are, while pursuing achievable goals. (Bo Bennett)
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Scrabble value of A1C3H4I1E1V4A1B3L1E1

The value of this 10-letter word is 20 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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