- not permanent in reference to place; capable of being moved without injury.
- personal, as distinguished from real.
- mouton enrage,
- movable feast,
- movable joint,
- movable testis,
- movable type,
- movable-do system
Origin of movable
Examples from the Web for movability
The peril of traversing these plains is greatly increased by the movability of the sand and the Medanos.
also moveable, late 14c., "disposed to movement;" c.1400, "capable of being moved," from Old French movable, from moveir (see move (v.)). A moveable feast (early 15c.) is one in the Church calendar which, though always on the same day of the week, varies its date from year to year. Related: Movability.