Definition of "targetable" [targetable]

  • That can be directed at a target: independently targetable nuclear warheads. (adjective)

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Use "targetable" in a sentence
  • ""targetable"; there really is no need to attack him personally."
  • "Confusion over who is targetable also blurs the line between victims and combatants, denying victims the recognition and help they deserve."
  • "Reports that the US has targeted drug traffickers in Afghanistan -- criminals, not combatants -- raises serious questions about whether the US has classified non-combatant civilians as targetable individuals."