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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not necessary or important and so easy to get rid of. Capable of being done without.

Usage examples (38)
  • Clean water is never dispensable and should be guarded well.
  • dispensable items of personal property
  • Adjective : The money is not dispensable at present
  • Klf-4 and c-myc endogenously expressed in the starting cells, make forcing their expression dispensable for more
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