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infusible1

[in-fyoo-zuh-buh l]
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adjective
  1. not fusible; incapable of being fused or melted.

Origin of infusible1

First recorded in 1545–55; in-3 + fusible
Related formsin·fu·si·bil·i·ty, in·fu·si·ble·ness, nounnon·in·fu·si·bil·i·ty, noun

infusible2

[in-fyoo-zuh-buh l]
adjective
  1. capable of being infused.

Origin of infusible2

First recorded in 1650–60; infuse + -ible
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infusible1

adjective
  1. not fusible; not easily melted; having a high melting point
Derived Formsinfusibility or infusibleness, noun

Word Origin

C16: from in- 1 + fusible

infusible2

adjective
  1. capable of being infused
Derived Formsinfusibility or infusibleness, noun

Word Origin

C17: from infuse + -ible
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