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- n. The capability of a product or system to interact and function with others.
- n. The capacity for a service, piece of equipment etc., to be operated by different forces or groups.
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- n. (computer science) the ability to exchange and use information (usually in a large heterogeneous network made up of several local area networks)
interoperable + -ity; alternatively analyzed as inter- + operability. (Wiktionary)