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discernable adj : perceptible by the senses or intellect; "things happen in the earth and sky with no discernible cause"; "the newspaper reports no discernible progress in the negotiations"; "the skyline is easily discernible even at a distance of several miles" [syn: discernible] [ant: indiscernible]

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  1. Detectable or derivable by use of the senses or the intellect.
    There was a discernable performance difference between a porsche and a civic.

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