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replaceable

Pronunciation: /rɪˈpleɪsəbəl/

Translation of replaceable in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • reemplazable, sustituible the cups are easily replaceable las tazas se pueden reponer fácilmente she knows she's replaceable sabe que no es irreemplazable or insustituible human beings are not replaceable by robots los robots no pueden reemplazar or sustituir al ser humano
    Example sentences
    • Experience is the only thing that is not replaceable by technology.
    • The speed, reliability and scalability of the network switch are directly attributable to the parallelism inherent in the solid-state chip implementation, the high-speed backplane and the replaceable blade design.
    • The computer server incorporates all of the features required for fault tolerant operation, including all redundant replaceable components and real-time guaranteed operation in the event of drive failures.

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