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interchangeable


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Interchangeable  \In`ter*change"a*ble\,  a.  [Cf.  OF 
  entrechangeable.] 
  1.  Admitting  of  exchange  or  mutual  substitution. 
  ``Interchangeable  warrants.''  --Bacon. 
 
  2.  Following  each  other  in  alternate  succession;  as  the  four 
  interchangeable  seasons.  --Holder.  -- 
  {In`ter*change"a*ble*ness},  n.  --  {In`ter*change"a*bly}, 
  adv 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  interchangeable 
  adj  1:  of  or  relating  to  or  suggestive  of  complementation; 
  "interchangeable  electric  outlets"  [syn:  {complementary}] 
  2:  (mathematics,  logic)  such  that  the  arguments  or  roles  can  be 
  interchanged;  "the  arguments  of  the  symmetric  relation, 
  `is  a  sister  of,'  are  interchangeable" 
  3:  capable  of  replacing  or  changing  places  with  something  else; 
  "interchangeable  parts"  [syn:  {exchangeable},  {similar},  {standardized}] 




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