Modifiable Mod"i*fi`a*ble, a. [From {Modify}.] Capable of being modified; liable to modification. [1913 Webster]

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  • modifiable — [ mɔdifjabl ] adj. • 1611; de modifier ♦ Qui peut être modifié, changé. ⇒ transformable. Nous sommes « changeantes, impressionnables, modifiables par ce qui nous entoure » (Maupassant). Le texte n est plus modifiable, il est à l impression. ⊗… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • modifiable — index ambulatory, open ended, pliable, protean, provisional, variable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • modifiable — (mo di fi a bl ) adj. Qui peut être modifié. HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Modifiable, COTGRAVE …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • modifiable — adjective capable of being modified in form or character or strength (especially by making less extreme) the rhythm of physiological time is not modifiable except by interference with certain fundamental processes Alexis Carrel • Ant:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • modifiable — adjective see modify …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • modifiable — See modifiability. * * * …   Universalium

  • modifiable — adjective Capable of being modified; subject to modification. Syn: changeable, mutable Ant: unmodifiable …   Wiktionary

  • modifiable — Synonyms and related words: able to adapt, adaptable, adjustable, alterable, alterative, changeable, checkered, convertible, ever changing, flexible, fluid, impermanent, kaleidoscopic, malleable, many sided, metamorphic, mobile, movable, mutable …   Moby Thesaurus

  • modifiable — mod·i·fi·a·ble || mÉ‘dɪfaɪəbl / mÉ’ adj. changeable; adjustable; can be modified …   English contemporary dictionary

  • modifiable — mod·i·fi·able …   English syllables

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