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Sentence with the adjective allowable

1 example:

The Airbus A380 was flying from New York to Paris when it was forced to land because its flight crew was in danger of exceeding its maximum allowable hours if the plane continued to France, said the airline.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )


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Is it allowable?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

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29 examples:

Severity is allowable where gentleness has no effect.
(Pierre Corneille)

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and EPA, et cetera, had worked out what allowable releases are.
(William Scranton)

A "fair share" of the country's allowable carbon emissions will soon be burnt through, a think tank says.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Apple has doubled the maximum allowable app size on iOS to 4GB, allowing developers to make bigger, richer apps.
(ZDNet US, )

Twitter is doubling its allowable tweet length for nearly all its users, abandoning its iconic 140-character limit.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Chatfield State Park's swim beach is temporarily closed after routine water testing found higher than allowable amounts of bacteria.
(The Denver Post - Business, )

The Canada Revenue Agency has confirmed that medical cannabis purchased under prescription is an allowable medical expense at tax time.
(CBC News in CBC News - Business, )

The allowable level of workplace exposure to beryllium would be sharply curtailed, to one-tenth the amount that is currently permissible.
(The New York Times - Business, )

The International Atomic Energy Agency said last week that Iran had stockpiled slightly more than the allowable 130 metric tons of heavy water.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

After backlash, an airline industry group said it would 'pause' a plan that could have reduced allowable carry-on sizes -40 percent in some cases.
(NBC News Travel, )

But, results of a new study show that simply displaying the Medicare allowable fees did not have an overall impact on how clinicians ordered these tests.
(Science Daily - News, )

This study shows for low-emission scenarios the likelihood and timing of exceedance are highly dependent on the baseline, as are allowable carbon emissions.
(Nature Climate Change, )

Today’s question asks if it’s possible to repeatedly apply for and suspend benefits after exceeding the maximum income allowable under the Earnings Test.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

The four-storey structure that Google is building in San Francisco Bay is raising local concerns about what it might be and whether it will even be allowable.
(CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Devices running Microsoft's Windows 10 Mobile operating system can now sport screen sizes of close to nine inches, which is an inch bigger than previously allowable.
(ZDNet US, )

Premier Christy Clark says the rules on MLA expenses need to be tightened, because the public is clearly not willing to tolerate perks that may have been allowable in the past.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

When two loan companies in New York state were recently found to have charged a lot of customers more than the maximum allowable interest, the attorney general’s office took action.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

Pulaski County Circuit Judge Chris Piazza ruled Friday that the 2004 amendment violates the rights of same-sex couples by defining marriage as allowable only between a man and a woman.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Anaheim Ducks defenceman Sami Vatanen received the maximum allowable fine under the collective bargaining agreement for an elbow to Toronto Maple Leafs foward David Booth in a game on Wednesday night.
(The Canadian Press in CBC Sports, )

Some patients say they're turning to dangerous street drugs in the wake of new national guidelines limiting the allowable dosage of prescription painkillers and new restrictions under the Ontario Drug Benefit plan.
(Amanda Pfeffer in CBC News - Health, )

The finding is significant because the exposure level of 10 parts per billion used in the study is the current US Environmental Protection Agency standard, or maximum allowable amount, for arsenic in drinking water.
(Science Daily - News, )

Volkswagen has admitted equipping half a million diesel cars in the U.S. with software to cheat on emissions tests - and then, in normal driving, to spew between 10 and 40 times the allowable levels of nitrogen oxides.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Owners of the failed San Onofre nuclear power plant operated the reactor outside the allowable limits for pressure and temperature, causing the radiation leak that shut down the facility for good, a new report has found.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Chinese regulators said they hit operators of three of the country’s biggest social-media platforms with the maximum fine allowable under a new cybersecurity law for hosting fake news and other forms of banned content.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

The number of California blue whales has rebounded to near historical levels and, while the number of blue whales struck by ships is likely above allowable U.S. limits, such strikes do not immediately threaten that recovery.
(Science Daily - News, )

Today’s column takes up the maximum allowable benefit amount, whether SSA notifies potential beneficiaries about estranged exe's deaths, what's covered by the earnings test, and the availability of spousal and divorced spousal benefits.
(Laurence Kotlikoff, Contributor in Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Alaska, on the other hand, will cut you out of the permanent fund dividend, if you go 10 years without a year in which you are physically present in the state for at least 180 days, even though your absence is otherwise an allowable absence.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

A new way of looking at how pollutants ride through the atmosphere has quadrupled the estimate of global lung cancer risk from a pollutant caused by combustion, to a level that is now double the allowable limit recommended by the World Health Organization.
(Science Daily - News, )

The answer considers possible eligibility for a child-in-care spouse's benefit and reviews the possible effects of both the family benefit maximum and the earnings test on all potential auxiliary benefits that might be allowable after filing and suspending.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

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