reversible

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /rɪˈvɜːsəbl/
  • Hyphenation: re‧vers‧ible

Adjective[change]

Positive
reversible

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If something is reversible, you can reverse it.
  2. (clothing) If a piece of clothing is reversible, you can wear it inside out
  3. (chemistry) If a chemical reaction is reversible, it can go in either direction.
  4. (physics) If something is reversible, it can return to how it once was.
  5. (thermodynamics) If something is reversible, it can return how it once was without using free energy or increasing entropy.

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