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The question and the answer are both perfectly intelligible without any reference to evolution. PLACEBO: The Belief Effect (2003)Why is the entire issue of footballers' pay invariably lost in a maelstrom of barely intelligible envy? Times, Sunday Times (2011)He makes silly films intelligible. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Foxtons's fees were deemed unfair because the terms were not written in plain and intelligible language and were not open to negotiation. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The hurricane of 1938 followed a path that is perfectly intelligible, in retrospect. Ice Time: Climate, Science, and Life on Earth (1990)Prayer, therefore, is not bound by intelligible human language. Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: intelligible ADJECTIVE
Something that is intelligible can be understood.
The language of Darwin was intelligible to experts and non-experts alike.
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