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Fungible

A description applied to items of which each unit is identical to every other unit, such as in the case of grain, oil, or flour.

Fungible goods are those that can readily be estimated and replaced according to weight, measure, and amount.

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After the rather exhausting round of spring trade shows and markets just concluding, it can be safely said that virtually the entire home business-from pots and pans to sheet and towels to dishes and glasses to sofas and dressers-introduced some of the most amazing fungibles anybody has ever seen.
Therefore, authenticity is that which is intrinsic to an object, as opposed to that which is fungible (Task Force on the Role of the Artifact, 2001).
A recent World Bank report, Assessing Aid, documents the fungible nature of development assistance.
Thus, in an ABC system, fungible resources (consumed by more than one activity) present almost no challenge to the design of the system.
In particular, Sullivan follows the discursive traces of a historical evolution in which what he calls landscapes of "stewardship" or "custom" (in which land is understood as manifesting social relations and moral obligations) were finally transformed into landscapes of "absolute property" (in which land is understood as a fungible economic object, and an object of economic development and profit).
Gender in humans is socially constructed and therefore fungible.
Because money is fungible, the government's argument might even lead to the denial of the credit whenever the party performing the research has outstanding indebtedness since the unrelated indebtedness frees up other cash to pay for the research.
assistance was converted into pure fungible resources regardless of whether it was earmarked for defense or non-defense purposes.
The highly fungible asset will be among the top Class A buildings in the perennially strong Richmond, Virginia industrial market, and will include excess land to accommodate an expansion of over 250,000 square feet.
Contract awarded for No Purchase Material Educational Project Fungible
Notes) (the 1986 Notes having become fungible and now forming a single
10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Why do online marketplaces take the same approach to connecting buyers and sellers of professional services that is taken by online marketplaces that connect buyers and sellers of fungible goods?