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malleable

 [mal´e-ah-b'l]
susceptible of being beaten out into a thin plate.
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mal·le·a·ble

(mal'ē-ă-bŭl),
Capable of being shaped by being beaten or subjected to pressure; a property of certain metals such as gold and silver.
[L. malleus, a hammer]
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mal·le·a·ble

(mal'ē-ă-bĕl)
Capable of being shaped by being beaten or by pressure; a property of certain metals such as gold and silver.
[L. malleus, a hammer]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012