Origin of digestible
Examples from the Web for digestibility
Sterilizing milk does not improve its digestibility but rather the contrary.The Care and Feeding of Children|L. Emmett Holt
It has practically the same composition, digestibility, and food value as butter.
To what extent does the mechanical condition of food affect its digestibility?
Not infrequently these idiosyncrasies for food are found to follow ideas with regard to their digestibility.Psychotherapy|James J. Walsh
The digestibility of pork could, however, be improved by good wine.Medieval Medicine|James J. (James Joseph) Walsh
British Dictionary definitions for digestibility
Word Origin and History for digestibility
late 14c., from Old French digestible, from Latin digestibilis, from past participle stem of digerere (see digest (n.)).