Conversible
Conversible Con*ver"si*ble, a. Capable of being converted or reversed. --Hammond. [1913 Webster]

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  • conversible — [kɔ̃vɛʀsibl] adj. ⇒ Convertible …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • conversible — (kon vèr si bl ) adj. Qui peut être retourné. •   Puisqu il est écrit que vous devez avoir la tête tournée, il vaudrait bien mieux que ce fût de cette manière que par l indéfectibilité de la matière et par les négations non conversibles, SÉV. 340 …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • conversible — con·ver·si·ble …   English syllables

  • conversible — I. kənˈvərsəbəl, və̄s , vəis adjective Etymology: Latin conversibilis, from conversus + ibilis ible : capable of being converted or transposed II. variant of conversable …   Useful english dictionary

  • convertible — [ kɔ̃vɛrtibl ] adj. et n. m. • 1265; lat. convertibilis 1 ♦ Vx ou littér. Qui peut être converti, changé. ⇒ convertir (2o). L eau est convertible en vapeur. 2 ♦ Fin. Qui peut être l objet d une conversion. Monnaie convertible. Rente convertible.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Sociable — So cia*ble, a.[F., fr. L. sociabilis, fr. sociare to associate, fr. socius a companion. See {Social}.] 1. Capable of being, or fit to be, united in one body or company; associable. [R.] [1913 Webster] They are sociable parts united into one body …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sociable bird — Sociable So cia*ble, a.[F., fr. L. sociabilis, fr. sociare to associate, fr. socius a companion. See {Social}.] 1. Capable of being, or fit to be, united in one body or company; associable. [R.] [1913 Webster] They are sociable parts united into… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sociable weaver — Sociable So cia*ble, a.[F., fr. L. sociabilis, fr. sociare to associate, fr. socius a companion. See {Social}.] 1. Capable of being, or fit to be, united in one body or company; associable. [R.] [1913 Webster] They are sociable parts united into… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Social — So cial, a. [L. socialis, from socius a companion; akin to sequi to follow: cf. F. social. See {Sue} to follow.] 1. Of or pertaining to society; relating to men living in society, or to the public as an aggregate body; as, social interest or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Social science — Social So cial, a. [L. socialis, from socius a companion; akin to sequi to follow: cf. F. social. See {Sue} to follow.] 1. Of or pertaining to society; relating to men living in society, or to the public as an aggregate body; as, social interest… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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