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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·vert·ible /kənˈvɝtəbəl/

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·vert·i·ble a.
 1. Capable of being converted; susceptible of change; transmutable; transformable.
    Minerals are not convertible into another species, though of the same genus.   --Harvey.
 2. Capable of being exchanged or interchanged; reciprocal; interchangeable.
    So long as we are in the regions of nature, miraculous and improbable, miraculous and incredible, may be allowed to remain convertible terms.   --Trench.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: capable of being exchanged for or replaced by something of
             equal value; "convertible securities" [syn: exchangeable]
             [ant: inconvertible]
      2: designed to be changed from one use or form to another; "a
         convertible sofa"; "a convertible coupe"
      3: capable of being changed in substance as if by alchemy; "is
         lead really transmutable into gold?"; "ideas translatable
         into reality" [syn: transformable, translatable, transmutable]
      n 1: a car that has top that can be folded or removed
      2: a corporate security (usually bonds or preferred stock) that
         can be exchanged for another form of security (usually
         common stock) [syn: convertible security]
      3: a sofa that can be converted into a bed [syn: sofa bed]