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manoeuvrable

adjective uk UK ( US maneuverable)   /məˈnuː.vrə.bl̩/ us  
easy to move and direct: The new missile is faster and more manoeuvrable than previous models.
manoeuvrability
noun [U] uk uk ( US maneuverability)   /məˌnuː.vrəˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/
Power-assisted steering improves a car's manoeuvrability.
Translations of “manoeuvrable”
in Chinese (Traditional) 易操作的,容易控制的, 靈活的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 易操作的,容易控制的, 灵活的…
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