[kuh n-soo-muh-buh l] /kənˈsu mə bəl/

able or meant to be , as by eating, drinking, or using:
consumable goods.
liable to be used up or depleted:
comsumable resources.
Usually, consumables. something that is produced to be , as processed food or fuel.
capable of being consumed
(usually pl) goods intended to be bought and used; consumer goods

“articles of consumption,” 1802, from consumable.

1640s, from consume + -able.


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