adjective Date: 15th century 1. archaic having a beneficial effect 2. valid — used of a legal plea or charge 3. present or ready for immediate use <
available resources
4. accessible, obtainable <
articles available in any drugstore
5. qualified or willing to do something or to assume a responsibility <
available candidates
6. present in such chemical or physical form as to be usable (as by a plant) <
available nitrogen
available water
availableness nounavailably adverb

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