adjective see lock III

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lockable — 1832, from LOCK (Cf. lock) (v.) + ABLE (Cf. able). Related: Lockability …   Etymology dictionary

  • lockable — lockability, n. /lok euh beuhl/, adj. capable of being locked; fitted with a lock: The car has a lockable glove compartment. [1890 95; LOCK1 + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • lockable — adjective Capable of being locked. A desk for personal use with a file drawer that can be locked or a separate lockable file are also a necessity. Ant: unlockable …   Wiktionary

  • lockable — Ⅰ. lock [1] ► NOUN 1) a mechanism for keeping a door or container fastened, typically operated by a key. 2) a similar device used to prevent the operation of a vehicle or other machine. 3) a short section of a canal or river with gates and… …   English terms dictionary

  • lockable — ˈläkəbəl adjective : capable of being locked a desk with one lockable drawer …   Useful english dictionary

  • lockable — adj. can be locked, can be securely fastened, can be bolted …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lockable — lock·able …   English syllables

  • lockable differential — A limited slip differential …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • lockable wheel — A wheel that can be secured to the hub with a lock …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Gen-lockable master — A&V A main facility sync pulse generator that is capable of locking to an outside source of video …   Audio and video glossary

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