browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
commutable

more about commutable

commutable


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Commutable  \Com*mut"a*ble\,  a.  [L.  commutabilis.] 
  Capable  of  being  commuted  or  interchanged. 
 
  The  predicate  and  subject  are  not  commutable. 
  --Whately. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  commutable 
  adj  1:  subject  to  alteration  or  change;  "the  death  sentence  was 
  commutable  to  life  imprisonment"  [ant:  {incommutable}] 
  2:  capable  of  being  exchanged  for  another  or  for  something  else 
  that  is  equivalent  [syn:  {substitutable}] 




more about commutable