Traducción de defensible en Español:


defendible, adj.

Pronunciación /dəˈfɛnsəb(ə)l//dɪˈfɛnsɪb(ə)l/


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    (town/position) defendible
    • The border must be rational: defensible for one group, livable for the the other.
    • This is to support the people of the country and to secure defensible borders for them.
    • The principles of this were defensible space, community interaction, natural surveillance, estate design and target hardening.
    • Following the war, UN resolution 242 recognized the nation's right to defensible borders, to be set in negotiations.
    • But if they decided to move in strength, he would never be able to stop them, however defensible the Gullet might be.
    • The tactic of climbing over the side of the mountain, rather than maintaining a defensible position, was not militarily sound.
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    (theory/action/conduct) defendible
    (action/conduct/theory) justificable
    • That is an entirely reasonable and defensible position.
    • This interpretation is perfectly understandable and defensible from a moral and emotional standpoint.
    • In a meritocratic society, intelligence was a defensible rationale for social distinctions.
    • But are the censors' actions justified or defensible?
    • The Revolution was an explosion of popular violence, understandable if scarcely defensible resentment.
    • That argument should be based on five simple and defensible propositions.
    • This is a substantially weaker thesis, and I shall assume for purposes of argument that it is defensible.
    • Tools exist that can synthesise such data to scientific standards and provide logical and defensible conclusions about impacts on a system, a population, and society.
    • Self regulation is not magic: it requires substantive, defensible, and valid processes.
    • It's hard to knock this decision in political terms, and it has a defensible legal rationale.
    • I simply point out that they are articles of faith, and are NOT rationally defensible standpoints as most scientists would have you believe.
    • I believe people today can be attracted to a belief system that is rational and defensible.
    • How do we make legitimate and defensible distinctions between medically necessary and superfluous therapy?
    • Not every decision or action may be defensible, warranting both guidelines and the scrutiny the review intended.
    • I'm not sure how much of this is reasonable, defensible, arguable.
    • The only sensible and morally defensible route is to promote greater understanding and tolerance, and to educate the population on immigration issues.
    • The merger was a rationally defensible idea which failed because it involved too high a cultural price.
    • They have to come up with reasonable and defensible public policies that can be explained in terms of the public interest.
    • The federal government almost always has defensible reasons for their actions.
    • But I do think Judge Cedarbaum was very clear in her reasoning, very logical and very defensible.
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    (in US football)
    (play) que puede ser rechazado por la defensa