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destructible

Line breaks: de¦struct|ible
Pronunciation: /dɪˈstrʌktɪb(ə)l
 
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Definition of destructible in English:

adjective

Able to be destroyed: destructible plastic labels
More example sentences
  • What is truly impressive, and should be standard in war games, is that most of the environments are destructible.
  • The new levels and goals are excellent, with plenty of variation and more destructible environments.
  • The 3D engine allows for detailed vehicles (yet the human soldiers look pretty basic) and beautiful landscapes filled with swaying tress and destructible buildings.

Origin

mid 18th century (earlier in indestructible): from French, from late Latin destructibilis, from Latin destruct- 'destroyed', from the verb destruere (see destroy).

Derivatives

destructibility

1
Pronunciation: /-ˈbɪlɪti/
noun
Example sentences
  • The difference between destructibility and indestructibility is something which is very fine, which is very small.
  • If it is characterized by destructibility, then it ought to be like a cow hide [for instance].
  • For use in these applications, marking films are required to have suitable destructibility whereby a break occurring in one part does not extend to the surrounding other part.

Words that rhyme with destructible

conductible, deductible, tax-deductible

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