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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ductility  \Duc*til"i*ty\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  ductilit['e].] 
  1.  The  property  of  a  metal  which  allows  it  to  be  drawn  into 
  wires  or  filaments. 
 
  2.  Tractableness;  pliableness.  --South. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ductility 
  n  :  the  malleability  of  something  that  can  be  drawing  into  wires 
  or  hammered  into  thin  sheets 




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