Definitions

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

  • suffix Of, relating to, or capable of: audile.
  • suffix A division of a specified size in the range of a statistic: percentile.

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  • suffix tending to, or capable of

Etymologies

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

Middle English, from Old French, from Latin -ilis, -īlis.
Probably from -ile1.

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Latin -ilis

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