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1. Not essential; unimportant: dispensable items of personal property.
2. Capable of being dispensed, administered, or distributed: dispensable drugs.
3. Subject to dispensation, as a vow or church law.
dis·pens′a·bil′i·ty, dis·pens′a·ble·ness n.
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|Noun||1.||dispensableness - the quality possessed by something that you can get along without|
inessentiality - not of basic importance
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