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con·vert·i·ble

 (kən-vûr′tə-bəl)
adj.
1. Capable of being converted: a convertible sofa bed.
2. Having a top that can be folded back or removed: a convertible automobile.
3. Lawfully exchangeable for gold or another currency: dollars convertible into yen.
n.
1. Something that can be converted.
2. A convertible automobile.
3. A convertible security.

con·vert′i·bil′i·ty n.
con·vert′i·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.convertibility - the quality of being exchangeable (especially the ability to convert a currency into gold or other currencies without restriction)
exchangeability, fungibility, interchangeability, interchangeableness - the quality of being capable of exchange or interchange
inconvertibility - the quality of not being exchangeable; "the inconvertibility of their currency made international trade impossible"
Translations
قابِليَّة التَّحويل أو الطَّي
přeměnitelnost
konvertibilitetombyttelighed
átválthatóság
breytanleiki
konvertibilita
değiştirilebilme

convertibility

[kənˌvɜːtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Nconvertibilidad f

convertibility

[kənˌvɜːrtɪˈbɪlɪti] n [currency] → convertibilité f

convertibility

n (of currency)Konvertierbarkeit f, → Konvertibilität f; (of appliances)Umstellbarkeit f

convertibility

[kənˌvɜːtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] nconvertibilità

convert

(kənˈvəːt) verb
1. to change from one thing into another. He has converted his house into four separate flats; This sofa converts into a bed.
2. to change from one religion etc to another. He was converted to Christianity.
(ˈkonvəːt) noun
a person who has been converted to a particular religion etc. a convert to Buddhism.
conˈvertible adjective
that may or can be converted. a convertible sofa.
noun
a car with a folding or detachable top.
conˌvertiˈbility noun
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