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1. Easily managed or controlled; governable.
2. Easily handled or worked; malleable.
[Latin tractābilis, from tractāre, to manage, frequentative of trahere, to draw.]
trac′ta·bil′i·ty, trac′ta·ble·ness n.
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|Noun||1.||tractableness - the trait of being easily persuaded|
trait - a distinguishing feature of your personal nature
docility - the trait of being agreeably submissive and manageable
obedience - the trait of being willing to obey
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