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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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Noun1.interchangeableness - the quality of being capable of exchange or interchange
changeability, changeableness - the quality of being changeable; having a marked tendency to change; "the changeableness of the weather"
duality - (geometry) the interchangeability of the roles of points and planes in the theorems of projective geometry
transferability - the quality of being transferable or exchangeable; "sterling transferability affords a means of multilateral settlement between nondollar countries"
convertibility - the quality of being exchangeable (especially the ability to convert a currency into gold or other currencies without restriction)
inconvertibility - the quality of not being exchangeable; "the inconvertibility of their currency made international trade impossible"
commutability, replaceability, substitutability - exchangeability by virtue of being replaceable
liquidity - being in cash or easily convertible to cash; debt paying ability
permutability, permutableness, transposability - ability to change sequence
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If there is no interchangeableness between men and women, there can be no ethics.
(15) In fact, she suggests that Babylon's sitting on the beast may equate her with "the image" of the beast from Revelation 13.11, thus removing the rhetorical focus from the female figure and rendering her sin as a emanation of the beast's: "I think the image and woman assume a possible interchangeableness when we recall St.
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