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  • adj. vaporizable

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being converted into vapor by the agency of heat; vaporizable.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being vaporized or converted into vapor.


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  • For through sight there enter the sublime and luminous bodies and all other colored things; through touch, solid and terrestrial bodies; through the three intermediate senses, the intermediate bodies; through taste, the aqueous; through hearing, the aërial; through smell, the vaporable, which have something of the humid, something of the aërial, and something of the fiery or hot, as is clear from the fumes that are liberated from spices.

    Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern — Volume 5


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