Definition of user-definable in English:

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user-definable

Pronunciation: /ˌyo͞ozərdəˈfīnəb(ə)l/

adjective

Computing
Having a function or meaning that can be specified and varied by a user.
Example sentences
  • To make use of this additional information stored in user-definable parameters, the definition of productions needs to be changed as well.
  • It combines drafting tools with user-definable data integration capabilities.
  • The on-demand scanner lets users run custom or recommended spyware scans of fixed and removable disks, USBs and other storage devices, and is updated automatically at user-definable intervals.

Derivatives

user-defined

adjective
Example sentences
  • It also can analyze, standardize and reformat user-defined information, such as e-mail address, product number, telephone number, or tax ID number.
  • An authentication procedure with these user-defined parameters gives e-mail users complete control over her own communications.
  • The rewrite engine then uses a database of user-defined rules to pattern match against the expression in order to simplify it.

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Syllabification: us·er-de·fin·a·ble

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