Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The condition of being receptible; receptiveness

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being receptible; receivableness.
  • n. A receptible thing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being receptible; receivableness.
  • n. Something that may be received or believed in.

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Examples

  • And for the same reason he has lost receptibility to intermediate vibrations in the COLOR spectrum, which has clouded or stultified his visional faculties.

    The Planet Mars and Its Inhabitants, a psychic revelation

  • Owing to man's degeneration or fall, on your Earth, he has lost all receptibility to the more refined vibratory tones of the chromatic scale.

    The Planet Mars And Its Inhabitants: A Psychic Revelation

  • And for the same reason he has lost receptibility to intermediate vibrations in the color spectrum, which has clouded or stultified his visional faculties.

    The Planet Mars And Its Inhabitants: A Psychic Revelation

  • With him the process did not take more than a minute, but it was startling in its results, and reduced me to an extraordinary state of hypnotic receptibility.

    Gulliver of Mars

  • a wife there are principles taken out of the husband, and therefore supplemental, which were not previously in her as a maiden: a youth also becomes or is made a husband, because in a husband there are principles taken out of the wife, which exalt his receptibility of love and wisdom, and which were not previously in him as a youth: this is the case with those who are principled in love truly conjugial.

    The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love

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