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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Easily crumbled or broken up. Easily broken into very small pieces or into powder.

Usage examples (37)
  • When they went to work in the garden, they found that the soil was very friable and easy to work.
  • friable sandstone
  • Adjective : friable rock
  • And then there's non-friable, which is generally found on the inside and does become easily airborne. for more
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