re·vers·ible /rɪˈvɝsəbəl/ 形容詞
1. Capable of being reversed; as, a chair or seat having a reversible back; a reversible judgment or sentence.
2. Hence, having a pattern or finished surface on both sides, so that either may be used; -- said of fabrics.
Reversible lock, a lock that may be applied to a door opening in either direction, or hinged to either jamb.
Reversible process. See under Process.
adj 1: capable of reversing or being reversed; "reversible
hypertension" [ant: irreversible]
2: capable of being reversed or used with either side out; "a
reversible jacket" [syn: two-sided] [ant: nonreversible]
3: capable of being reversed; "a reversible decision is one
that can be appealed or vacated"
4: capable of assuming or producing either of two states; "a
reversible chemical reaction"; "a reversible cell"
n : a garment (especially a coat) that can be worn inside out
(with either side of the cloth showing)