• WordNet 3.6
    • n tractableness the trait of being easily persuaded
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n tractableness Tractability.
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In literature:

Gentle-spirited and tractable though they undoubtedly were, they had evidently been tried beyond their powers of endurance.
"The Lonely Island" by R.M. Ballantyne
The throat usually becomes tractable after one or two trials with the laryngoscope.
"The Psychology of Singing" by David C. Taylor
My oxen were most tractable and the country through which I passed very beautiful.
"Old Rail Fence Corners" by Various
Tractable moods are now exceptional.
"Oswald Langdon" by Carson Jay Lee
Under the eye of his master he is the most tractable of all beings.
"The Philippine Islands" by John Foreman
Company for something more tractable.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 150, March 8, 1916" by Various
We doing the like, the people came aboard our ships, men of good stature, unbearded, small-eyed, and of tractable conditions.
"A Book of Discovery" by Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
She tendered her now tractable guest a second cup of coffee.
"Laramie Holds the Range" by Frank H. Spearman
Aunt Maude had not proved tractable, and Richard's income would be small.
"Mistress Anne" by Temple Bailey
She seemed unusually tractable and departed on her errand without comment.
"The Best Short Stories of 1919" by Various

In news:

Many interesting tractable problems are identified under the model of Constraint Satisfaction Problems.
This work proposes a new methodology for establishing the tractability of a reasoning service that deals with expressive first-order knowledge bases.
Once similar models have been devised for more experimentally tractable organisms , Karr envisions bacteria or yeast specifically designed to mass-produce pharmaceuticals.
We study the complexity of sequentially -optimal classical planning, and discover new problem classes for whose such optimization is tractable.
Recently, considerable focus has been given to the problem of determining the boundary between tractable and intractable planning problems.
Many of the benchmark domains in AI planning are tractable on an individual basis.
In this paper, we seek a theoretical, domain-independent explanation for their tractability.
We present a family of structural conditions that both imply tractability and capture some of the established benchmark domains.
The synchronized first and additional gear in the T10 transmission made his coupe faster and more tractable.

In science:

Stated this way, the strength of the c-theorem may apply to universal critical entropies in quantum systems that are not tractable by the quantum-to-classical mapping.
Entanglement entropy of the random spin-1 Heisenberg chain
Another tractable limit of such models is B1 = 0 and D , ∆D → ∞ with ǫ ∆D held fixed.
Charting the landscape of supercritical string theory
For reasons of mathematical tractability we do not introduce excluded volume interactions.
A Random Loop Model for Long Polymers
So the notion of regular operators was introduced to provide a tractable class of unbounded C ∗ -linear densely defined closed operators on Hilbert C ∗ -modules.
Adjointability of densely defined closed operators and the Magajna-Schweizer Theorem
For theoretical purposes, however, the large sample consistency of the estimator is (usually) more analytically tractable and hence often supplied as the justification for employing an estimator.
Sample eigenvalue based detection of high dimensional signals in white noise using relatively few samples