removable

[ri-moo-vuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
that may be removed.
2.
Mathematics.
a.
(of a singularity of a function of a complex variable) noting that the function is not analytic at the point but that the function can be redefined so as to be analytic at the point.
b.
(of a discontinuity) noting that the function is discontinuous at the point but that the function can be redefined so as to be continuous at the point. Compare essential ( def 5 ).

Origin:
1525–35; remove + -able

removability, removableness, noun
removably, adverb
nonremovable, adjective
unremovable, adjective
unremovableness, noun
unremovably, adverb
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remove (rɪˈmuːv)
 
vb
1.  to take away and place elsewhere
2.  to displace (someone) from office; dismiss
3.  to do away with (a grievance, cause of anxiety, etc); abolish
4.  to cause (dirt, stains, or anything unwanted) to disappear; get rid of
5.  euphemistic to assassinate; kill
6.  formal (intr) to change the location of one's home or place of business: the publishers have removed to Mayfair
 
n
7.  the act of removing, esp (formal) a removal of one's residence or place of work
8.  the degree of difference separating one person, thing, or condition from another: only one remove from madness
9.  (Brit) (in certain schools) a class or form, esp one for children of about 14 years, designed to introduce them to the greater responsibilities of a more senior position in the school
10.  (at a formal dinner, formerly) a dish to be changed while the rest of the course remains on the table
 
[C14: from Old French removoir, from Latin removēre; see move]
 
re'movable
 
adj
 
remova'bility
 
n
 
re'movableness
 
n
 
re'movably
 
adv
 
re'mover
 
n

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Example sentences
The group takes a new approach to the removable tattoo conundrum.
When authorising payments, many of them signed on removable sticky notes.
When authorising payments, many managers signed on removable sticky notes.
Because the medium is not removable, capacity can be increased only by adding
  more drives to the system.
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