from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Capable of being called: a dog not callable by any name.
  • adj. Subject to being redeemed at the demand of the issuer: callable bonds.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That can be called.
  • adj. That may be redeemed by its holder before it matures.
  • n. A callable bond.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. subject to a demand for payment or redemption before the due date; -- of financial instruments.

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

  • adj. subject to a demand for payment before due date


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