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infusible1

[in-fyoo-zuh-buh l] /ɪnˈfyu zə bəl/
adjective
1.
not fusible; incapable of being fused or melted.
Origin
1545-1555
1545-55; in-3 + fusible
Related forms
infusibility, infusibleness, noun
noninfusibility, noun

infusible2

[in-fyoo-zuh-buh l] /ɪnˈfyu zə bəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being infused.
Origin
1650-60; infuse + -ible
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  • Thermoplastic hydrogels can be processed, whereas cross-linked hydrogels are insoluble and infusible.
British Dictionary definitions for infusible

infusible1

/ɪnˈfjuːzəbəl/
adjective
1.
not fusible; not easily melted; having a high melting point
Derived Forms
infusibility, infusibleness, noun
Word Origin
C16: from in-1 + fusible

infusible2

/ɪnˈfjuːzəbəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being infused
Derived Forms
infusibility, infusibleness, noun
Word Origin
C17: from infuse + -ible
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