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divisible

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adjective di·vis·i·ble \də-ˈvi-zə-bəl\

Simple Definition of divisible

  • : able to be divided

Full Definition of divisible

  1. :  capable of being divided <a number divisible by 3>

di·vis·i·bil·i·ty play \də-ˌvi-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

Examples of divisible

  1. 9 is divisible by 3

  2. <easily divisible into enough pieces for everyone>



15th Century

First Known Use of divisible

15th century

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