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fictile

[fik-tl; British fik-tahyl] /ˈfɪk tl; British ˈfɪk taɪl/
adjective
1.
capable of being molded.
2.
made of earth, clay, etc., by a potter.
3.
of or relating to pottery.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30; < Latin fictilis earthen (literally, moldable), equivalent to fict(us) shaped (past participle of fingere) + -ilis -ile
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British Dictionary definitions for fictile

fictile

/ˈfɪktaɪl/
adjective
1.
moulded or capable of being moulded from clay; plastic
2.
made of clay by a potter
3.
relating to the craft of pottery
Word Origin
C17: from Latin fictilis that can be moulded, hence, made of clay, from fingere to shape
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