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 (vī′brə-tl, -tīl′)
1. Characterized by vibration.
2. Capable of or adapted to vibratory motion.

[French, from Latin vibrātus, past participle of vibrāre, to vibrate; see vibrate.]

vi′bra·til′i·ty (-tĭl′ĭ-tē) n.


(ˈvaɪ brə tɪl, -ˌtaɪl)

1. capable of vibrating or of being vibrated.
2. having a vibratory motion.
3. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of vibration.
vi`bra•til′i•ty (-ˈtɪl ɪ ti) n.
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Working as an abstract sculptor during the 1930s, a period that saw a return to figuration, Melotti radically changed the language of traditional sculpture, eliminating its weight in aerial metal constructions that appear threadlike and vibratile.