Suspensible
Suspensible Sus*pen"si*ble, a. Capable of being suspended; capable of being held from sinking. [1913 Webster]

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  • suspensible — suspensibility, n. /seuh spen seuh beuhl/, adj. capable of being suspended. [1785 95; < L suspens(us) (see SUSPENSE) + IBLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • suspensible — sus•pen•si•ble [[t]səˈspɛn sə bəl[/t]] adj. capable of being suspended • Etymology: 1785–95; < L suspēns(us) (see suspense) + ible …   From formal English to slang

  • suspensible — /səˈspɛnsəbəl/ (say suh spensuhbuhl) adjective capable of being suspended. –suspensibility /səspɛnsəˈbɪləti/ (say suhspensuh biluhtee), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • suspensible — suspensibility, n. /seuh spen seuh beuhl/, adj. capable of being suspended. [1785 95; < L suspens(us) (see SUSPENSE) + IBLE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • suspendre — [ syspɑ̃dr ] v. tr. <conjug. : 41> • v. 1460; de sus et pendre; de l a. fr. soupendre, souspendre « interrompre, arrêter » (1190); lat. suspendere I ♦ (Sens temporel) Rendre pour un temps immobile, inactif; supprimer pour un temps. 1 ♦… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Suspensibility — Sus*pen si*bil i*ty, n. The quality or state of being suspensible. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2008 Summer Olympics opening ceremony — The 2008 Summer Olympics opening ceremony was held at the Beijing National Stadium, also known as the Bird s Nest . It began at 8:00 pm China Standard Time (UTC+8) on August 8, 2008, as 8 is considered to be a lucky number. [cite… …   Wikipedia

  • suspend — v.tr. 1 hang up. 2 keep inoperative or undecided for a time; defer. 3 debar temporarily from a function, office, privilege, etc. 4 (as suspended adj.) (of solid particles or a body in a fluid medium) sustained somewhere between top and bottom.… …   Useful english dictionary

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