Definitions for tactileˈtæk tɪl, -taɪl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
tac•tileˈtæk tɪl, -taɪl(adj.)
pertaining to or affecting the sense of touch.
perceptible to the touch; tangible.
Origin of tactile:
1605–15; < L tāctilis tangible =ta(n)g(ere) to touch +-tilis -tile
tac•til′i•ty-ˈtɪl ɪ ti(n.)
haptic, tactile, tactual(adj)
of or relating to or proceeding from the sense of touch
"haptic data"; "a tactile reflex"
producing a sensation of touch
"tactile qualities"; "the tactual luxury of stroking silky human hair"
tangible; perceptible to the sense of touch
used for feeling
of, or relating to the sense of touch
of or pertaining to the organs, or the sense, of touch; perceiving, or perceptible, by the touch; capable of being touched; as, tactile corpuscles; tactile sensations
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