Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to extensible: EXtensible Markup Language, Extensible Authentication Protocol


1. Capable of being extended or protruded: an extensible tongue; extensible tables.
2. Computers Of or relating to a programming language or a system that can be modified by changing or adding features.

ex·ten′si·bil′i·ty n.


(ɪkˈstɛnsəbəl) or


capable of being extended
exˌtensiˈbility, exˈtensibleness n


(ɪkˈstɛn sə bəl)

also ex•ten•sile

(-səl, -saɪl)

able to be extended.
ex•ten`si•bil′i•ty, ex•ten′si•ble•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.extensible - capable of being protruded or stretched or opened out; "an extensile tongue"; "an extensible measuring rule"


Capable of being extended or expanded:


[ɪksˈtensɪbl] ADJextensible
References in periodicals archive ?
a provider of configurable and extensible processors, recently announced that the Xtensa V processor core has posted the highest scores ever recorded for a licensable processor core on four key benchmark suites performed by the Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortium (EEMBC): Consumer, Telecom, Office Automation and Networking.
one of the nation's leading mortgage lenders specializing in personalized service, quick closings and ultimate lending flexibility, has chosen the Jabber Extensible Communications Platform[TM] (Jabber XCP[TM]) to facilitate more effective internal communications.
a first elastically extensible flap joined to the containment assembly in the first waist region, and wherein the first elastically extensible flap is discrete from the containment assembly, and wherein the first elastically extensible flap comprises a first closure member;
0, a collection of extensible frameworks and exemplary tools for developing data-centric applications in the Eclipse environment.
today announced that the Jabber Extensible Communications Platform (Jabber XCP) has been integrated with the Cisco[R] Unified MeetingPlace[R] conferencing solution, allowing customers to simply launch integrated voice, video, and Web conferences from the Jabber Messenger client.
a first engaging component comprising a base and a plurality of engaging elements projecting from said base, wherein said first engaging component is joined to the distal portion of the first elastically extensible flap via at least one of a mechanical bond and an adhesive such that said first engaging component is disposed outboard said first side edge of said containment assembly;
offers the most rigorous security and extensible platform for creating the type of community in which children can safely communicate.
The pant-like disposable absorbent article includes an elastically extensible ear flap attached to the front waist region and an elastically extensible ear panel attached to the rear waist region.
its instant messaging (IM) appliance JabberNow, and its core technology the Jabber Extensible Communications Platform (Jabber XCP), as the "Top Social Networking Tool" in the magazine's inaugural "People's Choice Awards.

Full browser ?