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ˈhæb ɪ tə bəlhab·it·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. habitable, inhabitable(adj)

    fit for habitation

    "the habitable world"


  1. habitable(Adjective)

    Safe and comfortable, where humans, or other animals, can live; fit for habitation.

    After we found the freshwater spring we were more confident that the place was habitable.

    Etymology: Originally derived from the habitabilis, from habito.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Habitable(adj)

    capable of being inhabited; that may be inhabited or dwelt in; as, the habitable world

    Etymology: [F. habitable, L. habitabilis.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Habitable

    hab′it-a-bl, adj. that may be dwelt in.—ns. Habitabil′ity, Hab′itableness.—adv. Hab′itably.—ns. Hab′itant, an inhabitant; Hab′itat, the natural abode or locality of an animal or plant: place of abode generally; Habitā′tion, act of inhabiting: a dwelling or residence: a group, lodge, company, as of the so-called 'Primrose League.' [Fr.,—L. habitabilishabitāre, -ātum, to inhabit, freq. of habēre, to have.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of habitable in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of habitable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of habitable in a Sentence

  1. David Bennett:

    Planet formation theory is pretty important even if you are only interested in habitable planets because its not just enough to have a planet in the habitable zone, you have to have chemicals that are consistent with life and a history thats consistent with the development of life, the better we can understand planet formation, the better we are able to predict which planets might be habitable.

  2. John Dryden:

    Look around the habitable world, how few Know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.

  3. Hunter Waite:

    Now, Enceladus is high on the list in the solar system for showing habitable conditions.

  4. Faiz Shakur:

    Today, we say to Donald Trump and the fossil fuel industry that climate change is not a hoax but is an existential threat to our country and the entire planet, we intend to transform our energy system away from fossil fuel and into energy efficiency and sustainable energy, and when we do that we are going tocreate millions of good-paying jobs. All of usand every person in this country have a moral responsibility to make certain that the planet we leave to our children and grandchildren is healthy and habitable.

  5. Jason Dittmann:

    What I truly find exciting is that we have a potentially habitable, rocky planet orbiting a nearby star that is currently very calm and stable and doesn't flare, we're essentially running down the list of the things we want in a habitable planet and checking the boxes.

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