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operable

adjective uk   /ˈɒp.ər.ə.bl̩/ us    /ˈɑː.pɚ.ə-/

operable adjective (WORKING)

able to be used: There will be a delay before the modified machines are operable.

operable adjective (MEDICINE)

able to be treated by an operation: In about half of diagnosed cases, the condition is operable.
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Translations of “operable”
in Chinese (Traditional) 可操作的, 可使用的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可操作的, 可使用的…
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