(mathematics, logic) such that the arguments or roles can be interchanged
"the arguments of the symmetric relation, `is a sister of,' are interchangeable"
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"
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.
admitting of exchange or mutual substitution
following each other in alternate succession; as, the four interchangeable seasons
Origin: [Cf. OF. entrechangeable.]
The numerical value of interchangeable in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of interchangeable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It's the way they were raised. Everyone is in charge, i think they are interchangeable to a certain degree.
Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates.
We were living off of hot dogs and ramen, basically, and trying to get an interchangeable eyewear company off the ground, which just sounds so crazy.
There are many reports of people defeating energy-saving devices in buildings because they want fresh air and prop doors open. the inhabitants of cities are not just interchangeable individuals that can be dropped into experimental settings; they are diverse communities with varied cultures, expectations and behavioral patterns which grow up over time.
This is an abuse of power by the Massachusetts attorney general, it is no different than President Obama’s illegal anti-gun executive orders. If these firearms were legal yesterday, they are legal today, Alan Gottlieb said in an email to FoxNews.com. This ban on semi-auto firearms must be stopped before gun prohibitionists in other states try to enact similar bans by fiat, Alan Gottlieb said. The debate is the latest example of the long-running argument between Second Amendment purists and gun control advocates about whether new firearms laws make people safer. Indeed, the fact that Massachusetts has so few murders committed using assault weapons could be seen as evidence that the original ban was successful. The enforcement notice from the attorney general says a weapon is considered a copy or duplicate if its internal operating system is the same as those of a specifically-banned weapon or if the gun has key functional components that are interchangeable with those of a banned weapon. Such weapons would include copies of the Colt AR-15 and the Kalishnikov AK-47, which are both prohibited by the state's assault weapons ban. Healey's office claims gun makers produce and sell what they call.
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