educible
adjective see educe

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Educible — E*du ci*ble, a. Capable of being educed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • educible — educable, educible Educable is the adjective formed from educate, and educible the adjective formed from educe (= bring out, develop). See able, ible …   Modern English usage

  • educible — See educe. * * * …   Universalium

  • educible — adjective a) Able to be elicited or evoked b) Able to be deduced …   Wiktionary

  • educible — adj. able to be elicited, able to be drawn out; deducible …   English contemporary dictionary

  • educible — educ·ible …   English syllables

  • educible — səbəl adjective : capable of being educed * * * educˈible adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑educe …   Useful english dictionary

  • educe — educible, adj. /i doohs , i dyoohs /, v.t., educed, educing. 1. to draw forth or bring out, as something potential or latent; elicit; develop. 2. to infer or deduce. [1400 50; late ME < L educere, equiv. to e E + ducere to lead] * * * …   Universalium

  • -able — able, ible 1. general. These two suffixes are derived from Latin endings abilis and ibilis, either directly or through Old French. Of the two, able is an active suffix that can be freely added to the stems of transitive verbs, whereas the set of… …   Modern English usage

  • -ible — able, ible 1. general. These two suffixes are derived from Latin endings abilis and ibilis, either directly or through Old French. Of the two, able is an active suffix that can be freely added to the stems of transitive verbs, whereas the set of… …   Modern English usage

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