reusability

usable

[yoo-zuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
available or convenient for use: 2000 square feet of usable office space.
2.
capable of being used: That saw is no longer usable.
Also, useable.


Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English < Middle French; see use, -able

usability, usableness, noun
usably, adverb
nonreusable, adjective, noun
nonusable, adjective
reusability, noun
reusable, adjective
reusableness, noun
unusable, adjective
unusableness, noun
unusably, adverb
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usable or useable (ˈjuːzəbəl)
 
adj
able to be used
 
useable or useable
 
adj
 
usa'bility or useable
 
n
 
usea'bility or useable
 
n
 
'usableness or useable
 
n
 
'useableness or useable
 
n
 
'usably or useable
 
adv
 
'useably or useable
 
adv

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usable
1382, from O.Fr. usable (1311), from user (see use). Not a common word before c.1840.
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