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addressable (əˈdrɛsəbəl Pronunciation for addressable



  1. (computing) possessing or capable of being reached by an address

Derived Forms

adˌdressaˈbility noun

Example Sentences Including 'addressable'

Included would be those stores within the central processor and those directly addressable by the programmer.
Samways, B. & Byrne-Jones, T. Computers Basic Facts
Nor is the growth potential in specialist lending as great as in plain vanilla products because the addressable market is smaller.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
That makes a total addressable market for Helphire of 300,000 accidents.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
The good news: all these issues are addressable , and some have been since the early 90s.
Business Today (2003)


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