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Definition of "issuable" [is•su•a•ble]

  • Authorized for issue or to be issued: issuable currency; issuable securities. (adjective)
  • Open to debate or litigation: issuable matters of probate. (adjective)
  • That can be accrued: a corporation's issuable profits. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "issuable" in a sentence
  • "According to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, about 9.1 million RealD common shares were issuable upon the exercise of outstanding stock options after March 26, of which roughly 3.7 million were issued to motion picture exhibitors who license and use RealD's cinema system."
  • "It also includes 310 million shares issuable to Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. upon conversion of the Series B preferred stock the Japanese financial-services company owns."
  • "Procedure is procedure, and no writ of injunction was either issuable or returnable on a legal holiday, when no courts were sitting."
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