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"reversible" in British English

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reversibleadjective

uk   /rɪˈvɜː.sə.bl̩/  us   /-ˈvɝː-/
C2 If something is reversible, it can be ​changed back to what it was before: He ​believes that ​climatechange may still be reversible. The ​surgery is not reversible.C2 Reversible ​clothes can be ​worn so that the inside ​becomes the ​outside: a reversible ​raincoat
(Definition of reversible from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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reversibleadjective

 us   /rɪˈvɜr·sə·bəl/
able to be ​changed to the ​oppositedirection, ​order, ​position, or ​state: a reversible ​condition Something that is reversible can be ​placed or ​worn with either ​side out: a reversible ​jacket
(Definition of reversible from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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