programmable

[proh-gram-uh-buhl, proh-gram-]
adjective
1.
capable of being programmed.
noun
2.
an electronic device, as a calculator or telephone, that can be programmed to perform specific tasks.
Also, programable.


Origin:
1955–60; program + -able

programmability, noun
nonprogrammable, adjective
reprogrammable, adjective
unprogrammable, adjective
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programmable or programable (prəʊˈɡræməbəl)
 
adj
(esp of a device or operation) capable of being programmed for automatic operation or computer processing
 
programable or programable
 
adj
 
programma'bility or programable
 
n

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Example sentences
Install a programmable thermostat to stop running your heater and air
  conditioner needlessly.
Use programmable thermostats to let managers and employees control temperature
  settings both by time of day and room-by-room.
Most are custom-fitted, programmable and designed for daily use.
Install a programmable thermostat to heat and cool rooms only when necessary.
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