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Jan
28
2015

viable

vaI @ b@l

adjective
definition 1:  capable of germinating, growing, or developing, as a living organism or social organization.
example:  Many of the seeds were not viable, and we didn’t get as many plants as we had hoped.

definition 2:  capable of being put into effect; practicable.
example:  We rejected a number of ideas before we came up with a viable strategy.

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