- The definition of divisible is something that can be broken up into pieces.
- Because the number 6 can be broken down into 2x3, the number six is an example of a divisible number.
- A piece of pie that can be cut up into 8 pieces is an example of something that isdivisible.
divisible definition by Webster's New World
that can be divided; dividable, esp. without leaving a remainder
Origin: Middle English ; from Late Latin divisibilis
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- divisibility noun
divisible definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Capable of being divided, especially with no remainder: 15 is divisible by 3 and 5.
- di·visˌi·bilˈi·ty, di·visˈi·ble·ness noun
- di·visˈi·bly adverb