utilizable


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u·til·ize

 (yo͞ot′l-īz′)
tr.v. u·til·ized, u·til·iz·ing, u·til·iz·es
To put to use, especially to make profitable or effective use of: an approach to the problem that utilizes the latest research; how plants utilize nutrients to produce seeds.

[French utiliser, from Italian utilizzare, from utile, useful, from Latin ūtilis, from ūtī, to use.]

u′til·iz′a·ble adj.
u′til·i·za′tion (-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
u′til·iz′er n.
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Adj.1.utilizable - capable of being put to a profitable or practical use
useful, utile - being of use or service; "the girl felt motherly and useful"; "a useful job"; "a useful member of society"
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utilizable

adjective
2. In a condition to be used:
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utilizable

[ˈjuːtɪˌlaɪzəbl] ADJutilizable
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