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Meaning of interchangeable by Wiktionary Dictionary



    interchangeable ( not comparable )

    1. 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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Explanation of interchangeable by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. capable of replacing or changing places with something else

    2. interchangeable electric outletsinterchangeable parts
    3. such that the arguments or roles can be interchanged

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