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The acceptability of Mr. Mallory to the people, at the outset of his career, has been noted.

It is not enough for a prophet to believe in his message; he must believe in its acceptability.

The "Pansy Books" may be purchased by any Sunday-school without hesitation as to their character or acceptability.

There still remains a doubt in Hannibal as to its perfect suitability, but there is no doubt as to its acceptability.

They would not draw near to the god, with an offering about the acceptability of which they were in doubt.

The special form of government was not the important point, but its possibility and its acceptability.

We go on with these disregarded data, some of which, many of which, are of the highest degree of acceptability.

The test as to acceptability of the consequences involves an unknown factor.

It is often the very stiffness and rigidity of English methods which hinders their acceptability amongst Indian people.

There can be no question of its supreme place in our literature; there can be no doubt of its wide acceptance and acceptability.

WORD ORIGIN

1660s, from Late Latin acceptabilitas, from Latin acceptabilis (see acceptable).

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