renewable

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Etymology[edit]

renew +‎ -able

Adjective[edit]

renewable (comparative more renewable, superlative most renewable)

  1. Able to be renewed; capable of renewal.
  2. (of a resource) Sustainable; able to be regrown or renewed; having an ongoing or continuous source of supply; not finite.
    Solar and wind power are renewable, but coal is not.

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Noun[edit]

renewable (plural renewables)

  1. A thing that is renewable; especially, a renewable source of energy.