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Pronunciation : Di*vis"i*ble
Part of Speech : a.
Etymology : [L. divisibilis, fr. dividere: cf. F. divisible. See Divide.]
Definition : Defn: Capable of being divided or separated. Extended substance . . . is divisible into parts. Sir W. Hamilton. Divisible contract (Law), a contract containing agreements one of which can be separated from the other. -- Divisible offense (Law), an offense containing a lesser offense in one of a greater grade, so that on the latter there can be an acquittal, while on the former there can be a conviction. -- Di*vis"i*ble*ness, n. -- Di*vis"i*bly, adv.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Di*vis"i*ble
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : Defn: A divisible substance. Glanvill.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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