Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The quality of being alterable; susceptibility to change.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality of being alterable; alterableness.

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  • noun The property of being alterable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the quality of being alterable

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Examples

  • And Jesus confers His confidence in the alterability of the world of human relations.

    Some Christian Convictions A Practical Restatement in Terms of Present-Day Thinking

  • He obviously perceives the bearing of his arguments against the alterability of the course of outward nature by prayer, on the question of miracles in general; for he is careful to say that "the possibility of miracles, of a rare and unusual transcendence of the world order is not here in question" (p. 38).

    Collected Essays, Volume V Science and Christian Tradition: Essays

  • Still, the difference between the great and less man is, on the whole, chiefly in this point of _alterability_.

    Selections From the Works of John Ruskin

  • And flash memory is not suited to all applications, having its own problems with random access time, bit alterability, and write cycling.

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  • Operating systems and their underlying file systems make assumptions about mass storage's long-latency random accesses and full bit alterability.

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  • Phase change memory produces very fast read and write speeds at lower power than conventional NOR and NAND flash memory, and allows for bit alterability normally seen in RAM.

    PureOverclock.com

  • Whatever one might think about the alterability of sexual orientation, there is strong evidence that many (perhaps about half) non-purely-heterosexual men and most non-purely-heterosexual women are actually bisexual, and may thus be not unlikely to respond to social norms in their choices of partners.

    The Volokh Conspiracy

  • And flash memory is not suited to all applications, having its own problems with random access time, bit alterability, and write cycling.

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  • Whatever one might think about the alterability of sexual orientation, there is strong evidence that many (perhaps about half) non-purely-heterosexual men and most non-purely-heterosexual women are actually bisexual, and may thus be not unlikely to respond to social norms in their choices of partners.

    The Volokh Conspiracy

  • Operating systems and their underlying file systems make assumptions about mass storage's long-latency random accesses and full bit alterability.

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