What is the adjective for detective?

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Included below are past participle and present participle forms for the verb detect which may be used as adjectives within certain contexts.

  1. Resembling a detective or some aspect of one.
  1. That which can be detected, noticeable.
  2. Synonyms:
  3. Examples:
    1. “Testosterone supplementation produced lean body mass increases detectable in all body regions.”
      “Other candidates either showed no detectable wobble, or else the results were indeterminate.”
      “Now poems are easily detectable on the page, because their right hand margins aren't justified.”
  1. Able to be detected.
  2. Examples:
    1. “The existing ADAAG requirments for detectible warnings at transit platforms is not included in this amendment and remains in full effect.”
      “Zensana delivers detectible ondansetron levels statistically faster than oral Zofran tablets.”
  1. (obsolete) Detected.
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