placable[plā′kə bəl, plak′ə-]
Origin: OFr from Classical Latin placabilis from placare, to quiet, soothe: see please
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Origin: Middle English, agreeable, from Old French, from Latin plācābilis, from plācāre, to calm; see plāk-1 in Indo-European roots.
- placˌa·bilˈi·ty noun
- placˈa·bly adverb