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alterable


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Alterable  \Al"ter*a*ble\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  alt['e]rable.] 
  Capable  of  being  altered. 
 
  Our  condition  in  this  world  is  mutable  and  uncertain, 
  alterable  by  a  thousand  accidents.  --Rogers. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  alterable 
  adj  1:  capable  of  being  changed  or  altered  in  some  characteristic; 
  "alterable  clothing";  "alterable  conditions  of 
  employment"  [ant:  {unalterable}] 
  2:  (law)  of  a  sentence;  capable  of  being  changed  to  one  less 
  severe 




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