- The definition of perceptible is able to be seen or felt.
An example of something perceptible is a bright sunrise on a summer morning.
Origin: LL perceptibilis from past participle of Classical Latin percipere
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Origin: Late Latin perceptibilis, from Latin perceptus, past participle of percipere, to perceive; see perceive.
- per·cepˌti·bilˈi·ty noun
- per·cepˈti·bly adverb