tiny battlefield robots will be cheap and dispensable
able to be replaced or done without; superfluous.
translation of 'dispensable'
Novelists seem to have as much to say as ever, but maybe books are becoming more and more 'dispensable' to the modern human animal.
Our very success has made us seem 'dispensable' .
This is achieved by doubling all the components, effectively making each component 'dispensable' or ‘redundant’.
But acquisition of a land title was often a 'dispensable' technicality for those too poor to purchase one, or who were not inclined to do so because of the vastness of the land.
The ‘value’ of UN authority proved to be as 'dispensable' as the Third Way.
There is always something happening in the European style village… festivals, wine-tasting, shops that sell more than 'dispensable' souvenirs, and entertainment.
Speaking at the presentation ceremony, the Minister condemned those who have said that Irish has no place in modern society and that it is a 'dispensable' relic from the past.
Strange as it may seem, most people, especially men with their precious egos, do not like being told that the arrogance bred into them by their proud parents is an overbearing and 'dispensable' quality.
Yet these aren't 'dispensable' technicalities or bits of mere philosophical jargon; they're essential to any useful discussion of ethics.
And finally, would the government get to decide which red streams were necessary and which were 'dispensable' ?
And I have come to feel really 'dispensable' , as though my initiative and judgment - the things that I personally can bring to the job - are not only unnecessary but unwelcome.
And then life wouldn't be this fast-food, microwave society where everybody's 'dispensable' .
If we could, the manuscripts would become unnecessary, 'dispensable' .
Leading corporates the world over, no longer go by the old dictum that held sway at one time: ‘People are 'dispensable' .’
If - heaven forbid - things did get out of hand, better to have a row of eminently 'dispensable' foreign journalists in the most vulnerable seats than the prime minister and his entourage.
Needless to say, when that goal becomes personal salvation, the people who inhabit this earthly, tainted, and mortal world become 'dispensable' .
During the last century, when communism attempted to conquer the world, the poor were never better than its 'dispensable' foot-soldiers.
In short, he has become politically 'dispensable' .
Connacht, so long the political, social and economic ‘whipping boy’ of this island of ours, are once more found 'dispensable' .
This formulation of the argument begins by asking a simple question: When looking at the inherited traditions of a society, how can we know with certainty which are essential and which are 'dispensable' ?
That's a hundred billion dollar fortune, a huge amount of money and they have to figure out how to do that, how to dispose of 'dispensable' funds…
In evolutionary terms, human beings are clearly 'dispensable' .
We should not, however, assume from this that for Augustine-or for us-this parable is 'dispensable' , a redundant repetition of a message that we already know from elsewhere.
The fourth group can be characterized as the urban working class, most of whom are increasingly 'dispensable' and replaceable; their diminished prospects cause them to be generally opposed to globalization.
Later still, Darwinists suggested the ready 'dispensability' of the appendix proved its uselessness.
It's the sense of disposability and 'dispensability' of the population that's ongoing and that really irks me.
She explores the theme of 'dispensability' - how only some lives are worth mourning, protecting, defending and discussing.
The modern world seems to be geared more and more towards 'dispensability' .
Could we develop a biological guidance system with the compliance and 'dispensability' of a pigeon but with a man's resourcefulness and ability to infiltrate plausibly?
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