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

  • adj. Capable of being erased: erasable ink.
  • adj. Capable of producing something that can be erased: an erasable pen.

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  • adj. Capable of being erased

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being erased.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being erased.

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

  • adj. capable of being effaced


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  • He makes his lists (charts, actually for him) in erasable ink.

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  • For Xerox, however, this isn't a cinematic trick — it's a new technology they call erasable paper.

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  • We think the pathway to digital media might be more in the line of -- we're piloting now something called erasable paper, which is a non-ink-based printing that literally erases itself after 24 hours.

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  • The world's tiniest printer might have some competition if Hoyoung Lee's "erasable" printer designs catch on.


  • The decks work with either BD-R or BD-RE ( "erasable") blank media.

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  • Sounds of erasable pencils and crinkling lined paper fill the room.

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  • I have a 5inx8in notebook, 3ft x 4ft calendar that you can write on w/erasable markers & post-its.

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  • This was the end of summer break and so many strung-together and erasable days, their nights spent at a crowded liquor store where they sold twelve-packs and half-pints and lottery tickets.

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  • "Susan MacDermid, who runs DMG," Curtin started off, "went to an erasable board and wrote 'what event is missing?'"

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  • One neat special feature, however, is the ability to fill in clues using a "pen" or "pencil," so you can single out answers you're unsure of—though both are erasable in the end.

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