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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Available \A*vail"a*ble\, a. 1. Having sufficient power, force, or efficacy, for the object; effectual; valid; as, an available plea. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Laws human are available by consent. --Hooker. [1913 Webster] 2. Such as one may avail one's self of; capable of being used for the accomplishment of a purpose; usable; profitable; advantageous; convertible into a resource; as, an available measure; an available candidate. [1913 Webster] Struggling to redeem, as he did, the available months and days out of so many that were unavailable. --Carlyle. [1913 Webster] Having no available funds with which to pay the calls on new shares. --H. Spenser. [1913 Webster]