from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The ability of something to be transferred.
- n. The capacity of goods to be transported (linked to their value versus bulk).
- n. The invariance of properties associated with an atom (or fragment) present in a variety of molecules.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being transferable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The character or condition of being transferable. Also transferrability, transferribility.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the quality of being transferable or exchangeable
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Literacy implies some kind of transferability which is, presumably, why educators like it as it assumes more than mere 'competence'.
Among them, we should have such formulæ as the single rate of profits and wages; which imply the 'transferability' of labour and capital, or the flow of either element to the best-paid employment.
Certain personality traits, special talents, aptitudes, physical capabilities, experience, and the like are important (sometimes essential) for successful performance in many jobs, but they have narrower (or unknown) applicability or "transferability" across tasks and settings compared with general intelligence.
In this case, I suggest to practice something which has a high level of "transferability".
The problem with free and cheap college credits is transferability.
But it also makes transferability, transferable, transferee and transferor, which have only one r.
A second minimal expectation must deal with the intra-system transferability of materials.
The root of medical irresponsibility is the non-transferability of bodily rights.
That said that "Procurement decisions will be made on the basis on the best value for money solution to the business requirement, taking account of total lifetime cost of ownership of the solution, including exit and transition costs, after ensuring that solutions fulfil minimum and essential capability, security, scalability, transferability, support and manageability requirements."
Eight states have adopted common course-numbering systems that ensure the transferability of community college credits, according to the American Association of Community Colleges.
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