Definitions for interchangeableˌɪn tərˈtʃeɪn dʒə bəl

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  1. interchangeable(adj)

    (mathematics, logic) such that the arguments or roles can be interchanged

    "the arguments of the symmetric relation, `is a sister of,' are interchangeable"

  2. exchangeable, interchangeable, similar, standardized, standardised(adj)

    capable of replacing or changing places with something else; permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or suitability

    "interchangeable electric outlets" "interchangeable parts"

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  1. interchangeable(Adjective)

    Freely substitutable. May be swapped at will.

    Eli Whitney's development of interchangeable parts was a breakthrough for modern manufacturing. Prior to that each part had to be made custom.

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  1. Interchangeable(adj)

    admitting of exchange or mutual substitution

  2. Interchangeable(adj)

    following each other in alternate succession; as, the four interchangeable seasons

  3. Origin: [Cf. OF. entrechangeable.]


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