-ible Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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uk   us   /-ɪ.bl̩/ /-ə.bl̩/ (also -able)
used to ​formadjectivesmeaning "​able to be": convertible accessible permissible
(Definition of -ible from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “-ible”
in Chinese (Simplified) 构成意为“可…的”的形容词…
in Chinese (Traditional) 構成意為「可…的」的形容詞…
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