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2 definitions found
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Exchangeable \Ex*change"a*ble\, a. [Cf.F. ['e]changeable.]
1. Capable of being exchanged; fit or proper to be exchanged.
The officers captured with Burgoyne were
exchangeable within the powers of General Howe.
2. Available for making exchanges; ratable. "An exchangeable
value." --J. S. Mill.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: suitable to be exchanged [ant: unexchangeable]
2: capable of being exchanged for or replaced by something of
equal value; "convertible securities" [syn: convertible,
exchangeable] [ant: inconvertible, unconvertible,
3: capable of replacing or changing places with something else;
permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or
suitability; "interchangeable electric outlets"
"interchangeable parts" [syn: exchangeable,
interchangeable, similar, standardized, standardised]
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