from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The value of a distribution for which some fraction of the sample lies below.
- adj. Describing the quality of a sedimentary stone as it relates to the sediments to cohesively bond without fracturing. A stone with a low fractile strength lacks tensile strength and will crack or crumble under stress or pressure.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- That may be broken or cleft; pertaining to breakage or cleavage.
From fraction and -ile (Wiktionary)
From fracture and -ile (Wiktionary)