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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Divisible  \Di*vis"i*ble\,  a.  [L.  divisibilis  fr  dividere:  cf 
  F.  divisible.  See  {Divide}.] 
  Capable  of  being  divided  or  separated. 
  Extended  substance  .  .  .  is  divisible  into  parts  --Sir 
  W.  Hamilton. 
  {Divisible  contract}  (Law),  a  contract  containing  agreements 
  one  of  which  can  be  separated  from  the  other 
  {Divisible  offense}  (Law),  an  offense  containing  a  lesser 
  offense  in  one  of  a  greater  grade,  so  that  on  the  latter 
  there  can  be  an  acquittal,  while  on  the  former  there  can 
  be  a  conviction.  --  {Di*vis"i*ble*ness},  n.  -- 
  {Di*vis"i*bly},  adv