Definition of vibratile in English:

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vibratile

Pronunciation: /ˈvībrədl/ /ˈvībrəˌtīl/

adjective

Biology
(Of cilia, flagella, or other small appendages) capable of or characterized by oscillatory motion.
Example sentences
  • When the pulse is hard, frequent, and vibratile, and the temperature is elevated, bryonia is indicated.
  • A further object of the present invention is to provide a vibratile mat which is excellent in the air permeability.
  • It is indicated by test that the effect of step type variable parameter vibratile drilling is more superior than that of common drilling at corresponding conditions.

Origin

Early 19th century: alteration of vibratory, on the pattern of words such as pulsatile.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: vi·bra·tile

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