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brickle

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having a texture that readily breaks into little pieces under pressure
  • that stuff's so brickle that it breaks into pieces as soon as you touch it

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The first known use of brickle was in the 13th century

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“Brickle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/brickle. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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