From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Observable \Ob*serv"a*ble\, a. [L. observabilis: cf. F.
   1. Capable of being observed; discernible; noticeable. --Sir.
      T. Browne.
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            The difference is sufficiently observable.
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   2. Worthy of being observed; important enough to be noted or
      celebrated; as, an observable anniversary.

   3. Noteworthy; remarkable.
      [PJC] -- Ob*serv"a*ble*ness, n. -- Ob*serv"a*bly, adv.
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