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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unusable (ʌnˈjuːzəbəl)
 
adj
not able or fit to be used

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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Word Origin & History

usable
1382, from O.Fr. usable (1311), from user (see use). Not a common word before c.1840.
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Example sentences
Your kitchen will be unusable during this time, so you'll want to work as
  quickly as possible.
With its claw unusable for hunting, the dinosaur presumably had to eat plants
  or other foods to stay alive while it healed.
Some renewable resources can be rendered unusable due to a decline in quality.
Even five years later, those buildings remain unusable and un-restored.
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