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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Corruptible  \Cor*rupt"i*ble\  (k?r-r?p"t?-b'l),  a.  [L. 
  corruptibilis:  cf  F.  corruptible.] 
  1.  Capable  of  being  made  corrupt;  subject  to  decay.  ``Our 
  corruptible  bodies.''  --Hooker. 
 
  Ye  were  not  redeemed  with  corruptible  things  as 
  silver  and  gold.  --1  Pet.  i. 
  18. 
 
  2.  Capable  of  being  corrupted,  or  morally  vitiated; 
  susceptible  of  depravation. 
 
  They  systematically  corrupt  very  corruptible  race. 
  --Burke. 
  --  {Cor*rupt"i*ble*ness},  n.  --  {Cor*rupt"i*bly},  adv 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Corruptible  \Cor*rupt"i*ble\,  n. 
  That  which  may  decay  and  perish;  the  human  body.  [Archaic] 
  --1  Cor.  xv  53. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  corruptible 
  adj  :  capable  of  being  corrupted;  "corruptible  judges";  "dishonest 
  politicians";  "a  purchasable  senator";  "a  venal  police 
  officer"  [syn:  {bribable},  {dishonest},  {purchasable}, 
  {venal}] 




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