Definitions for divisibledɪˈvɪz ə bəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

di•vis•i•bledɪˈvɪz ə bəl(adj.)

  1. capable of being divided.

  2. capable of being evenly divided, without remainder. of or pertaining to a group in which given any element and any integer, there is a second element that when raised to the integer equals the first element.

    Category: Math

Origin of divisible:

1545–55; (< AF) < LL dīvīsibilis= L dīvīs(us), ptp. of dīvidere to divide+-ibilis -ible

di•vis′i•bly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. divisible(adj)

    capable of being or liable to be divided or separated

    "even numbers are divisible by two"; "the Americans fought a bloody war to prove that their nation is not divisible"

Wiktionary

  1. divisible(Adjective)

    Of an integer, that, when divided by another integer, leaves no remainder.

    12 is divisible by 3

  2. Origin: divisibilis, from the verb divido.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Divisible(adj)

    capable of being divided or separated

  2. Divisible(noun)

    a divisible substance


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

divisible(adjective)

able to be divided

100 is divisible by 4.

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