Crossword clues for interchangeability
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Interchangeability \In`ter*change`a*bil"i*ty\, n. The state or quality of being interchangeable; interchangeableness.
n. the ability to be interchangeable
n. the quality of being capable of exchange or interchange [syn: exchangeability, interchangeableness, fungibility] [ant: unexchangeability]
Interchangeability can refer to:
- Interchangeable parts, the ability to select components for assembly at random and fit them together within proper tolerances
- Interchangeability (computer science): The ability that an object can be replaced by another object without affecting code using the object.
- Interchangeable random variables in mathematics
In computer science, interchangeability is an ability that an object can be replaced by another object without affecting code using the object. That chance usually requires two objects share an interface that is either same strictly or compatible in particular case. See encapsulation article for detail.
Usage examples of "interchangeability".
They are structured through principles of modular interchangeability and serial repetition.
In a town like this, interchangeability was an economic necessity, he reflected.
It required the assistance of an alien called the Traveler, whose species has the ability to exploit the interchangeability of time, space, and thought, to rescue Dr.
The first of these was an almost complete interchangeability between different parts of speech.