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- Able to be worn.
able to be worn
wearable (plural wearables)
- Something that can be worn; an item of clothing.
- (computing) Short for wearable computer (“small computer which can be worn on the body”).
2015 February 10, Mark Curtis, “Wearables, hearables and nearables won't dethrone smartphones”, in The Guardian:
- With the advantage of being glanceable, wearables are already making inroads into the smartphone’s territory. Smart watches, for example, offer quick and light interactions such as providing real-time snapshots of weather, travel and stock market information and notifying the wearer of new messages through a vibration on the skin.
wearable m (plural wearables)