Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Capable of being drawn out in length; ductile.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Capable of being drawn out in length; ductile.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Capable of being drawn out in length; ductile.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Capable of being drawn out in length; ductile.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out

Etymologies

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

[From Latin tractus, past participle of trahere, to draw.]

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Latin trahere, tractum, to draw.

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