from The Century Dictionary.
- Capable of being manducated or chewed; fit to be eaten.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective rare Such as can be chewed; fit to be eaten.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective archaic Capable of being
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Thomas's fingers, why not by his teeth, that is, manducable?