Depectible De*pec"ti*ble, a. [L. depectere to comb off; de- + pectere to comb.] Tough; thick; capable of extension. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

Some bodies are of a more depectible nature than oil. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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