Definition of investigable in English:

investigable

adjective

  • Open to investigation, inquiry, or research.

    • ‘A high proportion of the cases were rejected as premature or outside the jurisdiction of the Commissioner; only 862 were found to be investigable and only 241 were actually investigated.’
    • ‘In Hooker's words, the laws of the works of nature ‘are investigable by reason, without the help of revelation supernatural and divine’.’
    • ‘By employing the constructs of ‘attention’ and ‘attentiveness,’ film scholars can formulate investigable problems.’

Origin

Late 16th century: from late Latin investigabilis, from investigare (see investigate).

Pronunciation

investigable

/ɪnˈvɛstɪɡəb(ə)l/