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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.
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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"
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Translations
قابِليَّة التَّحويل أو الطَّي
přeměnitelnost
konvertibilitetombyttelighed
átválthatóság
breytanleiki
konvertibilita
değiştirilebilme

convertibility

[kənˌvɜːtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Nconvertibilidad f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

convertibility

[kənˌvɜːrtɪˈbɪlɪti] n [currency] → convertibilité f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

convertibility

n (of currency)Konvertierbarkeit f, → Konvertibilität f; (of appliances)Umstellbarkeit f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

convertibility

[kənˌvɜːtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] nconvertibilità
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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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Historically, currency convertibility worked well in some countries such as Chile and Australia but failed in Argentina.
The latter allows investors to enjoy an 'express lane' for regulatory approval and taxation, without the issue of foreign currency convertibility. By shortening transaction time and investment process, foreigners can make multiple direct investments in Chinese companies more easily.
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Uzbekistan has announced major steps to liberalize its economy, including currency convertibility and lifting trade and investment barriers.
To succeed, regional approaches require harmonized trading laws and accounting standards, automation, currency convertibility, and a liberalised trade regime.
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Convinced that Britain had to be forced to give up its tottering empire, White forced currency convertibility on a bankrupt nation.
It also explores the issues of the currency denomination of bonds and currency convertibility.
"But you don't necessarily need a common currency; central banks have what we call currency convertibility and then a platform for payments where this convertible currencies can be used for trade."
It will also work towards African currency convertibility, ensuring that currencies across Africa can be exchangeable.