alibility

alibility
alibility
(ælɪˈbɪlɪtɪ)
[ad. Fr. alibilité, f. L. alibilis: see alible and -ty.]
The capacity of a nutritive substance for absorption; assimilativeness.
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  • Alibility — Al i*bil i*ty, n. Quality of being alible. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • alible — alibility, n. /al euh beuhl/, adj. Archaic. nutritive; nourishing. [1650 60; < L alibilis, equiv. to al(ere) to feed + ibilis IBLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • alible — /ˈæləbəl/ (say aluhbuhl) adjective → nutritive. {Latin alibilis} –alibility /æləˈbɪləti/ (say aluh biluhtee), noun …  

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