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Wordnet 3.0


1. subject to alteration or change;
- Example: "the death sentence was commutable to life imprisonment"

2. capable of being exchanged for another or for something else that is equivalent;
[syn: commutable, substitutable]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Commutable \Com*mut"a*ble\, a. [L. commutabilis.] Capable of being commuted or interchanged. [1913 Webster] The predicate and subject are not commutable. --Whately. [1913 Webster]