consumable

  • 1 consumable — ● consumable adjectif Qui peut être consumé, brûlé. consumable [kɔ̃symabl] adj. ÉTYM. XIVe, repris 1842; de consumer. ❖ ♦ Rare. Qui peut être consumé …

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  • 2 Consumable — Con*sum a*ble (k[o^]n*s[=u]m [.a]*b l), a. Capable of being consumed; that may be destroyed, dissipated, wasted, or spent. Consumable commodities. Locke. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 consumable — index disposable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 consumable — 1640s, from CONSUME (Cf. consume) + ABLE (Cf. able) …

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  • 5 consumable — [[t]kənsju͟ːməb(ə)l, AM su͟ː [/t]] consumables ADJ: usu ADJ n Consumable goods are items which are intended to be bought, used, and then replaced. [FORMAL] ...demand for consumable articles. N COUNT: usu pl Consumable is also a noun. ...low… …

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  • 6 consumable — I UK [kənˈsjuːməb(ə)l] / US [kənˈsuməb(ə)l] adjective business intended to be bought, used, and then got rid of consumable goods II UK [kənˈsjuːməb(ə)l] / US [kənˈsuməb(ə)l] noun [countable, usually plural] Word forms consumable : singular… …

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  • 7 consumable — /kənˈsjuməbəl/ (say kuhn syoohmuhbuhl) adjective 1. able to be consumed. 2. (of an item of equipment or supply) normally consumed in use: consumable fuel; consumable paper products –noun 3. a consumable product or supply. –consumability… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 8 consumable — I. adjective Date: 1641 capable of being consumed < consumable goods > II. noun Date: 1802 something (as food or fuel) that is consumable usually used in plural …

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  • 9 consumable — con|sum|a|ble1 [ kən suməbl ] adjective BUSINESS intended to be bought, used, and then gotten rid of: consumable goods consumable con|sum|a|ble 2 [ kən suməbl ] noun count usually plural BUSINESS something that you buy and use, after which you… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 consumable — consumability, n. /keuhn sooh meuh beuhl/, adj. 1. able or meant to be consumed, as by eating, drinking, or using: consumable goods. 2. liable to be used up or depleted: comsumable resources. n. 3. Usually, consumables. something that is produced …

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  • 11 consumable — con|sum|a|ble [kənˈsju:məbəl US ˈsu:m ] adj consumable goods are intended to be used and then replaced …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 consumable — adjective intended to be used up and then replaced. noun a consumable commodity …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 13 consumable — con•sum•a•ble [[t]kənˈsu mə bəl[/t]] adj. 1) cvb able or liable to be consumed: consumable goods[/ex] 2) Usu., consumables. something produced to be consumed • Etymology: 1635–45 con•sum a•bil′i•ty, n …

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  • 14 consumable — 1. adjective a) That is consumed or depleted upon use. b) That may be eaten. 2. noun A material or product that is produced for consumption …

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  • 15 consumable — (kon su ma bl ) adj. Qui peut être consumé. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Consumer …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 16 consumable — con·sum·a·ble || kÉ™n sjuːmÉ™bl adj. able to be used up; edible, meant to be eaten or drunk …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 17 consumable — con·sum·able …

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  • 18 consumable — adj. & n. adj. that can be consumed; intended for consumption. n. (usu. in pl.) a commodity that is eventually used up, worn out, or eaten …

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  • 19 Consumable electrode — Consumable electrode. См. Плавящийся элек трод. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 20 Consumable-electrode remelting — Consumable electrode remelting. См. Переплав плавящегося электрода. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

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