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trans·fer

 (trăns-fûr′, trăns′fər)
v. trans·ferred, trans·fer·ring, trans·fers
v.tr.
1. To convey or cause to pass from one place, person, or thing to another.
2. Law To make over the possession or legal title of (property, for example); convey.
3. To convey (a design, for example) from one surface to another, as by impression.
v.intr.
1. To move oneself from one location or job to another.
2. To withdraw from one educational institution or course of study and enroll in another.
3. To change from one public conveyance to another: transferred to another bus.
n. (trăns′fər)
1. also trans·fer·al (trăns-fûr′əl) The conveyance or removal of something from one place, person, or thing to another.
2. One who transfers or is transferred, as to a new school.
3. A design conveyed by contact from one surface to another.
4.
a. A ticket entitling a passenger to change from one public conveyance to another as part of one trip.
b. A place where such a change is made.
5. also transferal Law A conveyance of title or property from one person to another.

[Middle English transferren, from Old French transferer, from Latin trānsferre : trāns-, trans- + ferre, to carry; see bher- in Indo-European roots.]

trans·fer′a·bil′i·ty n.
trans·fer′a·ble, trans·fer′ra·ble adj.
trans·fer′rer n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.transferrable - capable of being moved or conveyed from one place to anothertransferrable - capable of being moved or conveyed from one place to another
mobile - moving or capable of moving readily (especially from place to place); "a mobile missile system"; "the tongue is...the most mobile articulator"
2.transferrable - legally transferable to the ownership of anothertransferrable - legally transferable to the ownership of another; "negotiable bonds"
alienable - transferable to another owner
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It seems that employers chose to put all their vacancies with employment agencies, who, in their innite wisdom, do not look at the qualities, the transferrable skills, the qualications and the person as a whole.
Attendees will be screened at the registration desk to see whether they have the required skills or experience before they can gain access to the exhibitor room, therefore those with no experience or transferrable skills (even if they have the necessary off-shore certificates) will be unable to enter.