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malleable

adjective     /ˈmæl.i.ə.bl̩/
describes a substance that is easily changed into a new shape : Lead and tin are malleable metals .Flexible, loose and yielding 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 .ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently malleability     /ˌmæl.i.əˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/ noun [U] Weakness and vulnerabilityFlexible, loose and yielding
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