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Definition of "tractability" [tract•a•bil•i•ty]

  • The state of being tractable or docile; docility; tractableness. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "tractability" in a sentence
  • "Due to the conceptual incompatibilities between different theories, and simple limitations in the tractability of equations when dealing with systems containing billions of particles, epistemological reductionism is false."
  • "There will be wobbles if uncertainty rises, as it almost certainly will, over the tractability of a housing recovery."
  • "Given the scope, seriousness and tractability of the problems, not a bad set of responses …. dlw"