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exchangeable


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
  --Marshall. 
 
  2.  Available  for  making  exchanges;  ratable.  ``An  exchangeable 
  value.''  --J.  S.  Mill. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  exchangeable 
  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}] 
  [ant:  {inconvertible}] 
  3:  capable  of  replacing  or  changing  places  with  something  else; 
  "interchangeable  parts"  [syn:  {interchangeable},  {similar}, 
  {standardized}] 




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