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interchangeable

[ in-ter-cheyn-juh-buhl ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈtʃeɪn dʒə bəl /
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adjective

(of two things) capable of being put or used in the place of each other: interchangeable symbols.
(of one thing) capable of replacing or changing places with something else: an interchangeable part.

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Origin of interchangeable

First recorded in 1400–50; interchange + -able; replacing late Middle English entrechaungeable, from Middle French entrechangeable

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2. See exchangeable.

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