callable

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

call +‎ -able

Adjective[edit]

callable (not comparable)

  1. (programming) That can be called.
    • 1989, Angel Alvarez, Ada: The Design Choice:
      The list of server tasks is a compromise between only one task for all remotely callable subprograms and one task for each remotely callable subprogram.
  2. (finance) That may be redeemed by its holder before it matures.

Noun[edit]

callable (plural callables)

  1. (programming) An object of a type that can be called, such as a function.
  2. (finance) A callable bond.