excitable

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adjective ex·cit·able \ik-ˈsī-tə-bəl\

Definition of excitable

  1. 1 :  capable of being readily roused into action or a state of excitement or irritability

  2. 2 :  capable of being activated by and reacting to stimuli excitable cells

excitability

play \ik-ˌsī-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

excitableness

play \ik-ˈsī-tə-bəl-nəs\ noun

Examples of excitable in a sentence

  1. an excitable child who needs a stable home life

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First Known Use of excitable

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EXCITABLE Defined for English Language Learners

excitable

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adjective ex·cit·able \ik-ˈsī-tə-bəl\

Definition of excitable for English Language Learners

  • : easily excited


EXCITABLE Defined for Kids

excitable

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adjective ex·cit·able \ik-ˈsī-tə-bəl\

Definition of excitable for Students

  1. :  easily excited


Medical Dictionary

excitable

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adjective ex·cit·able \ik-ˈsīt-ə-bəl\

Medical Definition of excitable

  1. of living tissue or an organism :  capable of being activated by and reacting to stimuli :  exhibiting irritability the biochemistry of excitable membranes—Science

excitability

\-ˌsīt-ə-ˈbil-ət-ē\play noun plural

excitabilities



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