Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. That can be collected: a collectible loan.
  • adj. Worthy of being collected: collectible antique coins.
  • n. One of a group or class of objects, such as period glass or historical memorabilia, sought by collectors.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Worthy or suitable for collecting on historical/financial grounds, or for meeting a personal aesthetic.
  • adj. Rightfully subject to payment.
  • adj. That is likely to be paid.
  • n. An object which someone might want to collect.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being collected.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See collectable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. things considered to be worth collecting (not necessarily valuable or antique)
  • adj. subject to or requiring payment especially as specified

Etymologies

collect +‎ -ible (Wiktionary)

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