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Alterable is a member of the word family alter, included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.
Definition of the adjective alterable
What does alterable mean as an attribute of a noun?
- capable of being changed or altered in some characteristic
- examples: alterable clothing | alterable conditions of employment
- antonym: unalterable
- (of the punishment ordered by a court) capable of being changed to one less severe
Alternative definition of the adjective alterable
- Capable of being changed, changeable, mutable
- antonym: inalterable
Definition of the noun alterable
What does alterable mean as a name of something?
- Something that can be altered; a variable.
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
ALTERABLE, adj. [from alter; alterable, Fr.] That which may be altered or changed by something eifc; distinct from changeable, or that which changes, or may change itself. — Our condition in this world is mutable and uncertain, alterable by a ...
by James M. Rippe
Alterable risk factors include hypertension, dyslipidemia, diabetes, obesity, sedentary lifestyle, medications, smoking, heavy...
If the patient's blood sugar is well controlled, this risk is decreased, and this is why it is also considered alterable.
by Dennis Longley, Michael Shain
See electrically alterable ROM, PROM. electric typewriter A typewriter in which all the output functions, such as a keystroke, tabulation etc. are controlled by an electric motor. Compare electronic typewriter. electrode In electronics, that part of a ...
Branch I of Appendix II : Being Decisions Between the Years 1733 and 1754
alterable,. being. only. an. obligement to renew a disposition that reserved a power to alter; and that as Christopher could not on the head of death- bed quarrel any alteration, no more could these substitutes to him; and here all ...
Defining and Interpreting the Terms Or Words of Art; and Comprising Copious Information on the Subjects of Law, Trade, and Government by Sir Thomas Edlyne Tomlins
But all the other laws of Scotland shall remain in force; though alterable by the parliament of Great Britain. Yet with this caution, that laws relating ...
by Vimalakānta Rôya Caudhurī
Alterable' Vina. Now, one is ready to start the process of movement thus: on the ' Cala' or 'Alterable' Vina, the pegs are to be loosened in such a uniform way that the sound of the second string of the same coincides with that of the first string of ...
Over the past several decades, researchers began to examine alterable variables, that is, those variables that teachers could alter in themselves to improve student achievement.
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Video shows what alterable means. Capable of being changed, changeable, mutable. Alterable Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to ...
Scrabble value of A1L1T1E1R1A1B3L1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ALTERABLE
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