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LIABLE Definition & Legal Meaning

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1. Bound or obliged in law or equity; responsible; chargeable; answerable; compellable to make satisfaction, compensation, or restitution. 2. Exposed or subject to a given contingency, risk, or casualty, which is more or less probable.

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