- capable of being exchanged.
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Exchangeable, interchangeable apply to something that may replace something else. That which is exchangeable may be exchanged for money, credit, or other purchases to the amount of the original purchase: These dishes are exchangeable if you find they are not satisfactory. Interchangeable applies to those things capable of being reciprocally put in each other's place: Standard parts are interchangeable.
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Examples from the Web for exchangeable
Roughly speaking, this represented an estimate of exchangeable values.The American Empire
The terms are exchangeable, the fish being often called a soldier.The Slang Dictionary
John Camden Hotten
Value supposes a comparison of Efforts exchanged, at least exchangeable.Harmonies of Political Economy
Supply is any exchangeable thing offered for sale against any other exchangeable thing.Principles of Political Economy
Arthur Latham Perry
These rules determine what may be called the relative or exchangeable value of goods.