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English definition of “interchangeable”

interchangeable

adjective     /ˌɪn.təˈtʃeɪn.dʒə.bl̩/ US  /-t̬ɚ-/
able to be exchanged with each other without making any difference or without being noticed: interchangeable parts The terms 'drinking problem' and 'alcohol abuse' are often interchangeable.Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities interchangeably     /-bli/ adverb Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities
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