Definition of editable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈedədəb(ə)l/


(Of text or software) in a format that can be edited by the user.
Example sentences
  • Incoming Photoshop files come with layers intact, including editable text and effects layers, so there are no worries about losing the ability to go back and make changes.
  • Likewise, exported Fireworks files opened in Photoshop retain editable text, effects, layers and masks.
  • While it would be nice to be able to bring PSD files into Illustrator with editable text, this feature is quite useful all the same.

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Syllabification: ed·it·a·ble

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