Meaning of RENEWABLE in English

RENEWABLE

transcription, транскрипция: [ -ˈnü-ə-bəl, -ˈnyü- ]

adjective

Date: 1727

1. : capable of being renewed

renewable contracts

2. : capable of being replaced by natural ecological cycles or sound management practices

renewable resources

• re·new·abil·i·ty -ˌnü-ə-ˈbi-lə-tē, -ˌnyü- noun

• renewable noun

• re·new·ably -ˈnü-ə-blē, -ˈnyü- adverb

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