WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2015
fun•gi•ble  (funjə bəl), 
adj. [Law.]

    Law(esp. of goods) being of such nature or kind as to be freely exchangeable or replaceable, in whole or in part, for another of like nature or kind.
Etymology:
  • Medieval Latin fungibilis, equivalent. to Latin fung(ī) to perform the office of + -ibilis -ible
  • 1755–65
fun′gi•bili•ty, n. 


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

fungible /ˈfʌndʒɪbəl/ n
  1. (often plural) moveable perishable goods of a sort that may be estimated by number or weight, such as grain, wine, etc
Etymology: 18th Century: from Medieval Latin fungibilis, from Latin fungī to perform; see function

ˌfungiˈbility n



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