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Innumerable illustrations may be given of the liableness of men to moral error.

WORD ORIGIN

1790, originally a term in law; "condition of being legally liable;" see liable + -ity. General sense is from 1809; meaning "thing for which one is liable" is first attested 1842. Related: Liabilities.

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