Pay"a*ble (?), a. [Cf. F. payable. Cf. Pacable.]

1.

That may, can, or should be paid; suitable to be paid; justly due.

Drayton.

Thanks are a tribute payable by the poorest. South.

2. Law (a)

That may be discharged or settled by delivery of value.

(b)

Matured; now due.

 

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