inclinable


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in·clin·a·ble

 (ĭn-klī′nə-bəl)
adj.
1. Having a specified tendency or disposition; inclined: inclinable to laziness.
2. Favorably disposed; amenable: inclinable to our urgings.

inclinable

(ɪnˈklaɪnəbəl)
adj
1. (usually foll by: to) having an inclination or tendency (to); disposed (to)
2. capable of being inclined

in•clin•a•ble

(ɪnˈklaɪ nə bəl)

adj.
1. having a mental tendency in a certain direction.
2. favorable.
3. capable of being inclined.
[1400–50]
Translations

inclinable

adj
(= with a tendency to)tendierend, (hin)neigend; to be inclinable totendieren zu, neigen zu
(= in favour of)wohlwollend gegenüberstehend (geh) dat, → günstig gesinnt (geh) dat
References in classic literature ?
He ended, and his words replete with guile Into her heart too easie entrance won: Fixt on the Fruit she gaz'd, which to behold Might tempt alone, and in her ears the sound Yet rung of his perswasive words, impregn'd With Reason, to her seeming, and with Truth; Meanwhile the hour of Noon drew on, and wak'd An eager appetite, rais'd by the smell So savorie of that Fruit, which with desire, Inclinable now grown to touch or taste, Sollicited her longing eye; yet first Pausing a while, thus to her self she mus'd.
The dust zone consists of one the world's largest chambers for 'ingress protection' testing to ensure various kinds of electrical equipment will not be affected by sand and other fine dust particles, and is complimented by the aqua zone's water ingress protection tests, which includes a rotating and inclinable table that can bear a load of up to 4t.
The dust zone consists of one the world's largest chambers for ingress protection testing to ensure various kinds of electrical equipment will not be affected by sand and other fine dust particles and is complimented by the aqua zones water ingress protection tests, which includes a rotating and inclinable table that can bear a load of up to four tonnes.
The vessel's innovative G-lay pipelay system, developed and patented by Ceona, features an inclinable lay spread with a top tension of 600mt and a rigid pipe firing line system.
The final chapter is by Florence Bouchet, "Le lecteur du Roman de la Rose, entre apprentissage et polemique: texte et image dans l'incunable Paris 114 de la Bibliotheque municipale de Toulouse" ("The Reader of the Romance of the Rose, Between Learning and Polemics: Text and Image in Inclinable Paris 114 at the Municipal Library of Toulouse").
Otro polemico programa que tambien sigue adelante a pesar de sus problemas es el del avion V-22 Osprey, aparato de transporte de rotor inclinable, que tiene posibilidades de aterrizar y despegar como un helicoptero, cada uno con un costo aproximado de 70 millones de dolares.
in Vincent Gillespie, Looking in Holy Books: Essays on Late Medieval Religious Writing in England, Brepols Collected Essays in European Culture 3 (Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2011), 175-207; and Vincent Gillespie, "Syon and the English Market for Continental Printed Books: The Inclinable Phase," Religion & Literature 37,2 (Summer 2005): 27-49, rev.
Este cuarto, un alargado local lleno de armarios y cristaleras, con un escritorio y un espejo grande inclinable en angulo, recibia luz de 3 polvorientas ventanas, protegidas con verjas, que daban a un patio comun.
Display a color grafico TFT inclinable de 320 x 240 pixeles (QVGA) con luz de rondo.
The author believes that western rejection of all things that are not empirically-testable leads to the erroneous understanding that Islam's relation to international relations is irrational or ephemeral, and, thus, not inclinable to rigorous and verifiable study.
Split Tube inclinable conveyor offers a rigid tubular body that is split and hinged so that when opened the complete auger is exposed for cleaning and inspection.