tensible

[ten-suh-buh l]

Origin of tensible

From the New Latin word tēnsibilis, dating back to 1620–30. See tense1, -ible
Related formsten·si·bil·i·ty, ten·si·ble·ness, nounten·si·bly, adverbun·ten·si·bil·i·ty, nounun·ten·si·ble, adjectiveun·ten·si·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for tensible

tensible

adjective
  1. capable of being stretched; tensile
Derived Formstensibility or tensibleness, nountensibly, adverb
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