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permissible

(pĕr-mis′ĭ-bĕl) [L. permissibilis]
Acceptable or allowable.
References in classic literature ?
Nor in the hour's ride that followed, save for some permissible curveting and prancing, did he misbehave.
This is permissible at any stage of a Salvation Army meeting.
This latter alternative is always permissible, therefore I could have used my short-sword, my dagger, my hatchet, or my fists had I wished, and been entirely within my rights, but I could not use firearms or a spear while he held only his long-sword.