sectile

adjective
sec·tile | \ ˈsek-tᵊl , -ˌtī(-ə)l \

Definition of sectile 

: capable of being severed by a knife with a smooth cut amber is a sectile resin

Other words from sectile

sectility \sek-ˈti-lə-tē \ noun

First Known Use of sectile

1805, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sectile

Latin sectilis, from sectus, past participle of secare

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