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English definition of “dispensable”


adjective     /dɪˈspen.sə.bl̩/
more than you need and therefore not necessary ; that can be got rid of: It seemed the soldiers were regarded as dispensable - their deaths just didn't matter . → Opposite indispensableToo much and unnecessary
(Definition of dispensable adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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