[kuh n-soo-muh-buh l] /kənˈsu mə bəl/
able or meant to be , as by eating, drinking, or using:
liable to be used up or depleted:
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
1640s, from consume + -able.
[kuh n-soo-mer] /kənˈsu mər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. Economics. a person or organization that uses a commodity or service. 3. Ecology. an organism, usually an animal, that feeds on plants or other animals. /kənˈsjuːmə/ noun 1. a person who acquires goods and services for his or her own personal needs […]
[kon-suh-mey-shuh n] /ˌkɒn səˈmeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of ; completion. 2. the state of being ; perfection; fulfillment. n. late 14c., “completion,” from Latin consummationem (nominative consummatio), from consummat-, past participle stem of consummare “to sum up, finish,” from com- “together” (see com-) + summa “sum, total,” from summus “highest” (see sum). Sense […]
[kuh n-suhmp-tiv] /kənˈsʌmp tɪv/ adjective 1. tending to consume; destructive; wasteful. 2. pertaining to consumption by use. 3. Pathology. noun 4. Older Use. a person who suffers from tuberculosis. /kənˈsʌmptɪv/ adjective 1. causing consumption; wasteful; destructive 2. (pathol) relating to or affected with consumption, esp tuberculosis of the lungs noun 3. (pathol) a person who […]
[kon-takt] /ˈkɒn tækt/ noun 1. the act or state of touching; a touching or meeting, as of two things or people. 2. immediate proximity or association. 3. an acquaintance, colleague, or relative through whom a person can gain access to information, favors, influential people, and the like. 4. Electricity. a junction of electric conductors, usually […]