Definition of commutable in English:

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commutable

Pronunciation: /kəˈmyo͞odəb(ə)l/

adjective

1(Of a place or journey) allowing regular commuting to and from work.
Example sentences
  • The two areas are similar because they each constitute a local labour market and they each cover an area commutable by car.
  • A 34-mile drive up the A68 road to Edinburgh does make this commutable.
  • It's also really commutable - it's so easy to get back to London.
2 rare Capable of being exchanged or converted.
Example sentences
  • It was hoped that such a specimen, closely resembling that obtained from newborns, would be commutable to all methods for measuring total bilirubin and be suitable for testing their accuracy.

Derivatives

commutability

Pronunciation: /kəˌmyo͞odəˈbilədē/
noun
Example sentences
  • The towns enviable mix of commutability and sympathetic countryside has seen it prosper.
  • It's revitalised the area, bringing commutability to these former fields on the very outskirts of London.
  • Lack of commutability was attributed to the protein matrix (bovine serum) and the presence of ditaurobilirubin in the survey specimens.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: com·mut·a·ble

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