Definition of Flexile

1. Adjective. Able to flex; able to bend easily. "Slim flexible birches"




Definition of Flexile

1. a. Flexible; pliant; pliable; easily bent; plastic; tractable.

Definition of Flexile

1. Adjective. flexible ¹

2. Adjective. Capable of being repeatedly flexed without breaking ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Flexile

1. flexible [adj] - See also: flexible

Lexicographical Neighbors of Flexile

flexi-time
flexibilitas cerea
flexibilities
flexibility
flexible
flexible collodion
flexible joint
flexible sigmoidoscope
flexible sigmoidoscopy
flexibleness
flexibles
flexibly
flexicostate
flexicurity
flexihours
flexile (current term)
fleximeter
flexing
flexings
flexion
flexion crease
flexional
flexions
flexitarian
flexitarianism
flexitarians
flexitime
flexitimes
flexo
flexodomain

Literary usage of Flexile

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

1. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1877)
"Collodion flexile in Cases of Eczema.—Dr. Henry Lawson, after commenting on the troublesome nature of cases of chronic eczema, and the unsatisfactory ..."

2. Materia Medica and Therapeutics for Physicians and Students by John Barclay Biddle, Clement Biddle (1895)
"... flexile (Flexible Collodion).—This is made by mixing 92 parts by weight of collodion, 5 parts of Canada turpentine and 3 parts of castor oil. ..."

3. Hortus Jamaicensis, Or, A Botanical Description, (according to the Linnean by John Lunan (1814)
"Tue branches are very slender and flexile, and the leaves small and delicate, and shoot with the flowers early in April or May. The whole plant has a good ..."

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