Definition of Extractible

1. Adjective. Capable of being extracted.

Exact synonyms: Extractable
Similar to: Removable
Derivative terms: Extract, Extract, Extract, Extract



Definition of Extractible

1. Adjective. Capable of being extracted. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Extractible

extracranial arteritis
extracranial ganglia
extracranial pneumatocele
extracranial pneumocele
extracranially
extract the Michael
extract the urine
extractability
extractable
extractant
extractants
extracted
extracted the urine
extractible (current term)
extractiform
extracting
extracting forceps
extracting the urine
extraction
extraction and processing industry
extraction coefficient
extraction ratio
extractions
extractive
extractive principle
extractively
extractives
extractivist

Literary usage of Extractible

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Journal of Biological Chemistry by American Society of Biological Chemists (1917)
"The one is described (1-4) as being active in an alkaline medium, adsorbable by kieselguhr and extractible with 5 per cent NaCl solution. ..."

2. Rationale of Judicial Evidence, Specially Applied to English Practice by Jeremy Bentham (1827)
"Whatever evidence is extractible from that source is extractible on the spot, and without addition to the expense. Stop up that source, whatever evidence ..."

3. A Treatise on the System of Evidence in Trials at Common Law: Including the by John Henry Wigmore (1905)
"Whatever evidence is extractible from that source, is extractible on the spot, and without addition to the expense. ... To the list of the uses rendered to ..."

4. Principles of Oil and Gas Production by Roswell Hill Johnson, Louis Grow Huntley (1916)
"Of this, he again assumes that from 60 to 75 per cent of the oil is extractible by ordinary producing methods. Capillarity must in most cases prevent a ..."

5. Principles of Oil and Gas Production by Roswell Hill Johnson, Louis Grow Huntley (1916)
"Of this, he again assumes that from 60 to 75 per cent of the oil is extractible by ordinary producing methods. Capillarity must in most cases prevent a ..."

6. Colloids in Biology and Medicine by Heinrich Bechhold (1919)
"In this connection we may consider that in the case of products made of egg-dough, we distinguish between free lecithin (extractible with ether) and bound ..."

7. The Sacred History of the World: As Displayed in the Creation and Subsequent by Sharon Turner (1832)
"We have a familiar one in the sunflower, presented by nature ;§ and a curious one, extractible from the moss-crop plant by human ingenuity. ..."

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