What does scalable mean?

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  1. Capable of being climbed. [from 16th c.]
  2. Able to be changed in scale; resizeable. [from 20th c.]
  3. (computers) Able to greatly increase in capacity, with relative ease. [from 1980s]
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It seems fairly open ended and scalable to the needs of the creatives that use it.
The models are scalable in size, and the laundry list of options is immense.
This unique technology application will produce an advanced scalable platform designed to meet an extraordinary range of storage requirements.
The system adopted by banks should be robust, scalable and upgradable, he added.
Current processes simply aren't scalable or robust enough to meet dramatically increasing demand.
Luxi scalable fonts, both TrueType and Type 1, are part of the 4.2 release.

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