tensible

adjective
ten·​si·​ble | \ ˈten(t)səbəl \

Definition of tensible

: capable of being extended

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Other Words from tensible

tensibleness \ -​bəlnə̇s \ noun, plural -es
tensibly \ -​blē \ adverb

History and Etymology for tensible

Late Latin tensibilis, from Latin tensus (past participle of tendere) + -ibilis -ible

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“Tensible.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tensible. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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