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malleable

adjective uk   us   /ˈmæl.i.ə.bl̩/
A malleable substance is easily changed into a new shape: Lead and tin are malleable metals. easily influenced, trained, or controlled: He had an actor's typically malleable features. Europe saw its colonies as a source of raw material and a malleable workforce.
malleability
noun [U] uk   /ˌmæl.i.əˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/  us   /-ə.t̬i/
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