substitutable

adjective sub·sti·tut·able \ ˈsəb-stə-ˌtü-tə-bəl , -ˈtyü- \

Definition of substitutable

:capable of being substituted

substitutability

play \ˌsəb-stə-ˌtü-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē, -ˌtyü-\ noun

Examples of substitutable in a Sentence

  1. for our purposes, the quart and the liter are close enough to be substitutable for one another

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First Known Use of substitutable

1805

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