flexile

  • 1 Flexile — Flex ile, a. [L. flexilis.] Flexible; pliant; pliable; easily bent; plastic; tractable. Wordsworth. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 flexile — index flexible, malleable, pliable, resilient, sequacious, tractable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 flexile — [fleks′il] adj. [L flexilis] flexible; pliant; mobile …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 flexile — adjective Date: 1613 flexible …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 5 flexile — flexility, n. /flek sil/ or, esp. Brit., / suyl/, adj. flexible; pliant; tractable; adaptable. [1625 35; < L flexilis pliant, pliable. See FLEX1, ILE] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 6 flexile — adjective a) flexible b) Capable of being repeatedly flexed without breaking …

    Wiktionary

  • 7 flexile — flex·ile (fleksґīl) flexible …

    Medical dictionary

  • 8 flexile — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Capable of being shaped, bent, or drawn out, as by hammering or pressure: ductile, flexible, flexuous, malleable, moldable, plastic, pliable, pliant, supple, workable. See FLEXIBLE. 2. Capable of withstanding… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 9 flexile — flex·ile || fleksɪl / fleksaɪl adj. flexible, easily bent, pliable …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 flexile —   , flexilis   L. flecto, bend; ile, property. Culm geniculate at base and slender …

    Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • 11 flexile — [ flɛksʌɪl] adjective archaic pliant and flexible. Derivatives flexility noun Origin C17: from L. flexilis, from flectere to bend …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 12 flexile — a. Pliable. See flexibility …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 13 flexile — flex·ile …

    English syllables

  • 14 flexile — flex•ile [[t]ˈflɛk sɪl[/t]] esp. brit. [[t] saɪl[/t]] adj. flexible; pliant • Etymology: 1625–35; < L flexilis=flect(ere)to bend (cf. flex I) + tilis tile …

    From formal English to slang

  • 15 flexile — /ˈflɛksaɪl/ (say fleksuyl) adjective flexible; pliant; tractable; adaptable. {Latin flexilis} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 16 flexile — adj. archaic 1 supple; mobile. 2 tractable; manageable. 3 versatile. Derivatives: flexility n. Etymology: L flexilis (as FLEX(1)) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 Athyrium flexile — Newman s Lady fern Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division: Tracheobionta Class: Pteridophyta …

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  • 18 Athyrium flexile — ? Athyrium flexile Научная классификация Царство: Растения Отдел: Папоротниковидные Класс: Полиподиевые …

    Википедия

  • 19 Panicum flexile — ID 59172 Symbol Key PAFL2 Common Name wiry panicgrass Family Poaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC …

    USDA Plant Characteristics

  • 20 Panicum capillare L. var. flexile Gattinger — Symbol PAFL2 Synonym Symbol PACAF Botanical Family Poaceae …

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