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1. Law Returnable or negotiable in kind or by substitution, as a quantity of grain for an equal amount of the same kind of grain.
2. Interchangeable.
often fungibles Law Something that is fungible.

[Medieval Latin fungibilis, from Latin fungī (vice), to perform (in place of).]

fun′gi·bil′i·ty n.
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(ˈfʌndʒɪbəl) law
(Law) (often plural) moveable perishable goods of a sort that may be estimated by number or weight, such as grain, wine, etc
(Law) having the nature or quality of fungibles
[C18: from Medieval Latin fungibilis, from Latin fungī to perform; see function]
ˌfungiˈbility n
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(ˈfʌn dʒə bəl)

(of goods) exchangeable or replaceable, in whole or in part, for another of like nature or kind.
[1755–65; < Medieval Latin fungibilis, derivative of Latin fung(ī) to perform the office of]
fun`gi•bil′i•ty, n.
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- Interchangeable, returnable, or easily replaced.
See also related terms for interchangeable.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fungible - a commodity that is freely interchangeable with another in satisfying an obligation
commodity, trade good, good - articles of commerce
Adj.1.fungible - of goods or commodities; freely exchangeable for or replaceable by another of like nature or kind in the satisfaction of an obligation
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
exchangeable - suitable to be exchanged
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This money, which supports the PA budget, is fungible to meet payments for imprisoned and released (terrorists.)" Seventy-eight of the 104 convicted (terrorists) who Israel released as part of the deal that led to the PLO agreeing to restart negotiations in July receive monthly stipends of up to $3,500, and grants of up to $25,000, the document said.
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The additional senior notes are fungible with Telesat's previously issued 6.0% senior notes due 2017 and form a single class under the indenture, dated May 14, 2012 (the "Indenture).
Fungible goods (1) are those that can substitute each other in performing an obligation; they can substitute each other in payments and reimbursements (money, cigarettes, food, etc).