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also write·a·ble  (rī′tə-bəl)
adj. Computers
Capable of recording data. Used of a storage medium: writable compact discs.


or write•a•ble

(ˈraɪ tə bəl)
1. capable of being written.
2. Computers. capable of recording data: writable CDs.


writeable [ˈraɪtəbəl] adj (COMPUTING)enregistrable
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