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re·new·a·ble

renewable

 
pronunciation:
rih nu bl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition: able to be revived, regenerated, or restored to an original state or condition.
As bamboo grows fast, it is a highly renewable resource.This license is good for three years and is not renewable.
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part of speech: noun
definition: (often pl.) a source of energy that cannot be exhausted through human use, such as sunlight, wind, geothermal heat, or water flow.
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