Demountable
Demountable De*mount"a*ble, [See {De-}; {Mount}.] Capable of being dismounted; -- said of a form of rim, for an automobile wheel, which can be removed with its tire from the wheel. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • demountable — I. təbəl adjective Etymology: demount + able 1. : capable of being demounted demountable wheel a planetarium with a demountable sky 2. : designed to allow disassembly with minimum damage to component parts a demountable house …   Useful english dictionary

  • demountable — adjective see demount …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • demountable — See demount. * * * …   Universalium

  • demountable — adjective a) Able to be removed from its mount; designed to be dismantled; detachable; portable. b) Designed to be removed from the read mechanism …   Wiktionary

  • demountable — de mount·a·ble || tÉ™bl adj. may be disassembled; able to be removed from a mounting …   English contemporary dictionary

  • demountable — adjective able to be dismantled or removed and readily reassembled or repositioned. Derivatives demount verb …   English new terms dictionary

  • demountable — de·mount·able …   English syllables

  • demountable — /diˈmaʊntəbəl/ (say dee mowntuhbuhl) adjective 1. able to be dismantled. 2. (of a building) able to be dismantled and removed from one site and reassembled at another. –noun 3. Especially Qld, NSW, ACT, WA and Tasmania a building which can be… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Demountable Rack Offload and Pickup System — (DROPS) is a family of logistics vehicles operated by the British Army, which currently consists of two vehicle types: Leyland DAF Medium Mobility Load Carrier (MMLC) Foden Improved Medium Mobility Load Carrier (IMMLC) Both are able to transport… …   Wikipedia

  • Demountable copy — A demountable copy sign along K 99 in Emporia, Kansas. Demountable copy is a term describing the method of manufacture of some signs in the United States. Demountable copy signage is built by attaching mass produced sheet metal characters (and… …   Wikipedia

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