perceptible

[ per-sep-tuh-buhl ]
/ pərˈsɛp tə bəl /

adjective

capable of being perceived; recognizable; appreciable: a perceptible change in his behavior.

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Origin of perceptible

From the Late Latin word perceptibilis, dating back to 1545–55. See percept, -ible

OTHER WORDS FROM perceptible

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH perceptible

perceptible , perceptive
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British Dictionary definitions for perceptible

perceptible
/ (pəˈsɛptəbəl) /

adjective

able to be perceived; noticeable or recognizable

Derived forms of perceptible

perceptibility, nounperceptibly, adverb
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