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also col·lect·a·ble  (kə-lĕk′tə-bəl)
1. Worthy of being collected: collectible antique coins.
2. Capable of being collected: a collectible loan.
One of a group or class of objects, such as period glass or historical memorabilia, sought by collectors.
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(kəˈlɛktəbəl) or


(Antiques) (of antiques, objets d'art, etc) of interest to a collector
(Antiques) any object regarded as being of interest to a collector
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.collectable - things considered to be worth collecting (not necessarily valuable or antique)collectable - things considered to be worth collecting (not necessarily valuable or antique)
chachka, tchotchke, tsatske, tshatshke - (Yiddish) an inexpensive showy trinket
curio, curiosity, oddment, peculiarity, rarity, oddity - something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting
Adj.1.collectable - subject to or requiring payment especially as specified; "a collectible bill"; "a note payable on demand"; "a check payable to John Doe"
due - owed and payable immediately or on demand; "payment is due"
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Both AGCO and our finance joint ventures have substantial accounts receivables from dealers and end customers, and we would be adversely impacted if the collectability of these receivables was not consistent with historical experience; this collectability is dependent upon the financial strength of the farm industry, which in turn is dependent upon the general economy and commodity prices, as well as several of the other factors listed in this section.
Q: I just acquired a Buffalo Newton 1924 rifle and I was wondering if I could obtain some information about it, as well as its value and collectability. On the barrel is stamped, "BUFFALO NEWTON RIFLE CO NEW HAVEN CONN.
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The Group's allowance for doubtful debt for the interim period was provided specifically with reference to the collectability of trade receivables.
Were such rules to apply now, mid 20th-century design, which of late has been considered the apogee of collectability, would fail to win his approval, but here is an instance of autre temps, autre mceurs.
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There are lots of considerations going into making those choices, and things like budget, intended purpose and collectability play roles.
Charles Dickens is known as one of the greatest writers of the Victorian era, but despite the high-selling price of this coin the Charles Dickens PS2 coin is actually quite common, according to With a mintage for circulation of 8,190,00, it has the lowest rating of 'one' for collectability and scarcity.
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"The new standard appears to be more robust and consistent about the collectability of patient accounts, and requires expanded disclosure about the methodology used to estimate collectability," said Megan Neuburger, Managing Director.