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in·ter·change·a·ble

 (ĭn′tər-chān′jə-bəl)
adj.
Capable of being interchanged: interchangeable items of clothing; interchangeable automotive parts.

in′ter·change′a·bil′i·ty, in′ter·change′a·ble·ness n.
in′ter·change′a·bly adv.
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in•ter•change•a•ble

(ˌɪn tərˈtʃeɪn dʒə bəl)

adj.
1. (of two things) capable of being put or used in the place of each other: interchangeable symbols.
2. (of one thing) capable of replacing or changing places with something else: an interchangeable part.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Middle French]
in`ter•change`a•bil′i•ty, n.
in`ter•change′a•bly, adv.
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interchangeable

  • although, though - Although and though are interchangeable as conjunctions, but to start a clause, use although.
  • fungible - Interchangeable, returnable, or easily replaced.
  • convertible - If terms are interchangeable or synonymous, they are convertible.
  • inalienable, unalienable - Inalienable and unalienable are interchangeable for "unable to be taken away from or given away by the possessor."
Farlex Trivia Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.interchangeable - (mathematics, logic) such that the arguments or roles can be interchanged; "the arguments of the symmetric relation, `is a sister of,' are interchangeable"
logic - the branch of philosophy that analyzes inference
symmetric, symmetrical - having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding parts
2.interchangeable - capable of replacing or changing places with something else; permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or suitability; "interchangeable electric outlets" "interchangeable parts"
replaceable - capable of being replaced
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interchangeable

adjective identical, the same, equivalent, synonymous, reciprocal, exchangeable, transposable, commutable His greatest innovation was the use of interchangeable parts.
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Translations
قابِل للتبادُل
zaměnitelný
felcserélhetõ
umskiptanlegur, víxlanlegur
zameniteľný

interchangeable

[ˌɪntəˈtʃeɪndʒəbl] ADJintercambiable
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interchangeable

[ˌɪntərˈtʃeɪndʒəbəl] adjinterchangeable
to be interchangeable with sth [objects] → être interchangeable avec qch; [ideas] → être interchangeable avec qch
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

interchangeable

adjaustauschbar; the front wheels are interchangeable with the back onesVorder- und Hinterräder sind austauschbar
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interchangeable

[ˌɪntəˈtʃeɪndʒəbl] adjintercambiabile
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

interchange

(ˈintətʃeindʒ) noun
1. a place where two or more main roads or motorways at different levels are joined by means of several small roads, so allowing cars etc to move from one road to another.
2. (an) exchange. an interchange of ideas.
ˌinterˈchangeable adjective
able to be used, put etc in the place of each other without a difference in effect, meaning etc. `Great' and `big' are not completely interchangeable.
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And as the launch chug-chugged across the quiet harbour under the southern stars, Dag Daughtry would have risked and tossed his life into the bargain in a battle to continue to have and to hold the dog he had originally conceived of as being interchangeable for so many dozens of beer.
This was our total armament, and doubtless the reader will observe that the weapons of each class were of the same make and calibre, so that the cartridges were interchangeable, a very important point.
Thus it happened that on this occasion Bulstrode became identified with Lydgate, and Lydgate with Tyke; and owing to this variety of interchangeable names for the chaplaincy question, diverse minds were enabled to form the same judgment concerning it.
What is the good of the Arts if they are interchangeable? What is the good of the ear if it tells you the same as the eye?
Governor and commander are interchangeable terms with Phil, expressive of the same respect and deference and applicable to nobody but Mr.
It also now has replaceable seals and interchangeable end caps and tips so nozzles can be adapted for running different materials.
A new portable digital durometer for instant hardness testing of plastics and elastomers features nine precalibrated and interchangeable test probes, eliminating the need for different test units.
The tradition of building molds dedicated to one PET preform design is being challenged by modular tooling with interchangeable parts that can make different preforms from one mold set.

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