Quenchable
Quenchable Quench"a*ble, a. Capable of being quenched. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • quenchable — adjective see quench …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • quenchable — See quench. * * * …   Universalium

  • quenchable — adjective Able to be quenched. Ant: inextinguishable, unquenchable …   Wiktionary

  • quenchable — kwentʃəbl adj. can be satisfied; can be repressed; can be destroyed; can be extinguished …   English contemporary dictionary

  • quenchable — quench·able …   English syllables

  • quenchable — chəbəl adjective : capable of being quenched …   Useful english dictionary

  • quench — quenchable, adj. quenchableness, n. quencher, n. /kwench/, v.t. 1. to slake, satisfy, or allay (thirst, desires, passion, etc.). 2. to put out or extinguish (fire, flames, etc.). 3. to cool suddenly by plunging into …   Universalium

  • quench — verb Etymology: Middle English, from Old English cwencan; akin to Old English cwincan to vanish, Old Frisian quinka Date: 12th century transitive verb 1. a. put out, extinguish b. to put out the light or fire of < quench glowing coals with water… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • quencher — See quenchable. * * * …   Universalium

  • amortissable — [ amɔrtisabl ] adj. • 1465; de amortir ♦ Qui peut être amorti (3o). Emprunt amortissable. Du 3 % amortissable. ● amortissable adjectif Qui peut être amorti : Rente amortissable. amortissable adj. FIN Qui p …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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