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Capable of being divided, especially with no remainder: 15 is divisible by 3 and 5.

di·vis′i·bil′i·ty, di·vis′i·ble·ness n.
di·vis′i·bly adv.


capable of being divided, usually with no remainder
diˈvisibleness n
diˈvisibly adv


(dɪˈvɪz ə bəl)

1. capable of being divided.
a. capable of being evenly divided, without remainder.
b. of or pertaining to a group in which given any element and any integer, there is a second element that when raised to the integer equals the first element.
[1545–55; (< Anglo-French) < Late Latin dīvīsibilis= Latin dīvīs(us), past participle of dīvidere to divide + -ibilis -ible]
di•vis′i•ble•ness, n.
di•vis′i•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.divisible - capable of being or liable to be divided or separated; "even numbers are divisible by two"; "the Americans fought a bloody war to prove that their nation is not divisible"
indivisible - impossible of undergoing division; "an indivisible union of states"; "one nation indivisible"
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[dɪˈvɪzəbl] ADJdivisible


[dɪˈvɪzɪbəl] adj
[number] → divisible
divisible by → divisible par
to be divisible into [group, field] → pouvoir être divisé(e) en, pouvoir se diviser en

Integrity is not divisible → L'intégrité n'est pas une notion divisible.


adjteilbar (by durch)


[dɪˈvɪzəbl] adj divisible (by)divisibile (per)


(diˈvaid) verb
1. to separate into parts or groups. The wall divided the garden in two; The group divided into three when we got off the bus; We are divided (= We do not agree) as to where to spend our holidays.
2. (with between or among) to share. We divided the sweets between us.
3. to find out how many times one number contains another. 6 divided by 2 equals 3.
diˈviders noun plural
a measuring instrument used in geometry.
divisible (diˈvizəbl) adjective
able to be divided. 100 is divisible by 4.
division (diˈviʒən) noun
1. (an) act of dividing.
2. something that separates; a dividing line. a ditch marks the division between their two fields.
3. a part or section (of an army etc). He belongs to B division of the local police force.
4. (a) separation of thought; disagreement.
5. the finding of how many times one number is contained in another.
divisional (diˈviʒənl) adjective
of a division. The soldier contacted divisional headquarters.
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As long as there exists a society that is divisibly polarised with ludicrously high house prices and no real opportunities for people to better themselves our housing estates will be rife with drugs and our street corners full of young people drinking white cider.
It is at this stage, too, that, having been excluded from the actual drinking that produces the key apotheosis, the women and children partake symbolically of the yaqona (in the divisibly edible form of ai wase ni yaqona) to accede to the same collective, god-headed body.
The pound was originally divided into 7,000 grains, which is the product of a prime number (making it divisibly difficult), and a thousand, which indicates a metrication attempt.