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Palpable vs. Tangible

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Palpableadjective

Capable of being touched, felt or handled; touchable, tangible.

Tangibleadjective

Touchable; able to be touched or felt; perceptible by the sense of touch

Palpableadjective

Obvious or easily perceived; noticeable.

Tangibleadjective

Possible to be treated as fact; real or concrete.

Palpableadjective

(medicine) That can be detected by palpation.

Tangibleadjective

Comprehensible by the mind; understandable.

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Palpableadjective

Capable of being touched and felt; perceptible by the touch; as, a palpable form.

‘Darkness must overshadow all his bounds,Palpable darkness.’;

Tangiblenoun

A physical object, something that can be touched.

Palpableadjective

Easily perceptible; plain; distinct; obvious; readily perceived and detected; gross; as, palpable imposture; palpable absurdity; palpable errors.

‘[Lies] gross as a mountain, open, palpable.’; ‘A hit, A very palpable hit.’;

Tangiblenoun

Real or concrete results.

‘Yes, but what are the tangibles?’;

Palpableadjective

capable of being perceived by the senses or the mind; especially capable of being handled or touched or felt;

‘a barely palpable dust’; ‘felt sudden anger in a palpable wave’; ‘the air was warm and close--palpable as cotton’;

Tangibleadjective

Perceptible to the touch; tactile; palpable.

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Palpableadjective

can be felt by palpation;

‘a palpable tumor’;

Tangibleadjective

Capable of being possessed or realized; readily apprehensible by the mind; real; substantial; evident.

‘Direct and tangible benefit to ourselves and others.’;

Palpableadjective

(of a feeling or atmosphere) so intense as to seem almost tangible

‘a palpable sense of loss’;

Tangibleadjective

perceptible by the senses especially the sense of touch;

‘skin with a tangible roughness’;

Palpableadjective

plain to see or comprehend

‘to talk of dawn raids in the circumstances is palpable nonsense’;

Tangibleadjective

possible to be treated as fact;

‘tangible evidence’; ‘his brief time as Prime Minister brought few real benefits to the poor’;

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Palpableadjective

able to be touched or felt

‘the palpable bump at the bridge of the nose’;

Tangibleadjective

(of especially business assets) having physical substance and intrinsic monetary value ;

‘tangible property like real estate’; ‘tangible assets such as machinery’;

Tangibleadjective

capable of being perceived by the senses or the mind; especially capable of being handled or touched or felt;

‘a barely palpable dust’; ‘felt sudden anger in a palpable wave’; ‘the air was warm and close--palpable as cotton’;

Tangibleadjective

having substance or material existence; perceptible to the senses;

‘a physical manifestation’; ‘surrounded by tangible objects’;

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