Ductile - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdʌktaɪl|  American pronunciation of the word ductile
Brit.  |ˈdʌktʌɪl|  British pronunciation of the word ductile

adjective

- easily influenced (syn: malleable)
- capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out(syn: malleable, pliable, pliant, tensile, tractile)

ductile copper

Examples

The best English copper is accounted less tough and ductile than Swedish copper.

Her ductile temper yielded easily.

There never was a man under whose hands language was more plastic and ductile.

Aluminium is ductile, but difficult to tool.

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