interchangeable interchangeable  /ˌɪn tər ˈtʃeɪn dʒə bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) (mathematics, logic) such that the arguments or roles can be interchanged
  2. (adj) capable of replacing or changing places with something else; permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or suitability

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Women are interchangeable blondes who shuttle between two roles: Mother Mary and Lilith.
  2. Glay's competition came largely from these interchangeable cuties, who appear from nowhere and, just as quickly, disappear.
  3. In fact, the parts were interchangeable.

News

  1. Samsung's NX series gets the fisheye

    The company introduces a pancake fisheye for its interchangeable-lens cameras Originally posted at Reviews - Cameras
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNET

  2. Samsung grows NX lens lineup with 10mm f/3.5 fisheye lens, ‘smallest on the market’

    Giving photographers a wider field of view, Samsung expands its NX System of mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras with a 10mm f/3.5 fisheye, pushing the total of available lenses to 13.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Digital Trends

  3. Prescription Motorcycle Sunglasses with a new design are available from ADS Sports Eyewear

    Prescription Motorcycle Sunglasses with a new interchangeable lens design are now available from ADS Sports Eyewear. (PRWeb June 08, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10814476.htm
    on June 8, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "We'll put the guys in interchangeable positions," Dunleavy said.
    on Jul 21, 2008 By: Mike Dunleavy Source: USA Today

  2. "They play hard, they wear you down, they have some interchangeable parts," Painter said.
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Matt Painter Source: SportingNews.com

  3. "They have worked together very well," Colts coach Tony Dungy said. "They're really interchangeable parts. We run the same plays for both guys. When one gets winded, the other one is going in, no matter how the rotation goes. We have...
    on Jan 19, 2007 By: Tony Dungy Source: SportingNews.com

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