from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Capable of being perceived by the senses or the mind: perceptible sounds in the night.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Able to be perceived, sensed, or discerned.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Capable of being perceived; cognizable; discernible; perceivable.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Capable of being perceived; capable of coming under the cognizance of the senses; perceivable; noticeable.
- Synonyms Visible, discernible, noticeable. See sensible.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. capable of being perceived by the mind or senses
- adj. easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind
- adj. easily seen or detected
Late Latin perceptibilis, from Latin perceptus, past participle of percipere, to perceive; see perceive.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)