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English definition of “compatible”

compatible

adjective
 
 
/kəmˈpætɪbl/
IT if a computer or other piece of equipment is compatible with something else, it is able to work successfully with it: This software may not be compatible with older operating systems. We offer our customers the choice between original and compatible ink cartridges.
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