-ile

1 of 2

adjective suffix

: tending to or capable of
contractile

-ile

2 of 2

noun suffix

: segment of a (specified) size in a frequency distribution
decile

Word History

Etymology

Adjective suffix

Latin -ilis

Noun suffix

-ile (as in quartile, noun)

Dictionary Entries Near -ile

Cite this Entry

“-ile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-ile. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

Medical Definition

Ile

abbreviation
isoleucine; isoleucyl
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