capable of being divided or separated; separable; divisible.
- par·ti·bil·i·ty, noun
- non·par·ti·ble, adjective
- un·par·ti·ble, adjective
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How to use partible in a sentence
For the lords purposes that system was at its best when it was rigid and no tenement was partible.Domesday Book and Beyond | Frederic William Maitland
On the contrary, the individuals hold upon his strips developed very rapidly into an inheritable and partible ownership.Domesday Book and Beyond | Frederic William Maitland
Thus one of the most immediate consequences of the partible quality of estates has been to create a class of free laborers.American Institutions and Their Influence | Alexis de Tocqueville et al.
His third position, that the crown estates were partible, was but a forlorn hope.King Robert the Bruce | A. F. Murison
British Dictionary definitions for partible
(esp of property or an inheritance) divisible; separable
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