Definition of frangible
: readily or easily broken
frangibilityplay \ˌfran-jə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
Examples of frangible in a Sentence
frangible china teacups that were totally inappropriate for a child's birthday party
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This guy visited Bam two months ago to take extensive tourist pictures of Bam’s famous and highly frangible mud-brick structures.
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Origin and Etymology of frangible
Middle English, from Middle French & Medieval Latin; Middle French, from Medieval Latin frangibilis, from Latin frangere to break — more at break
First Known Use: 15th century
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