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fusible


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fusible  \Fu"si*ble\,  a.  [F.  fusible.  See  {Fuse},  v.  t.] 
  CapabIe  of  being  melted  or  liquefied. 
 
  {Fusible  metal},  any  alloy  of  different  metals  capable  of 
  being  easily  fused,  especially  an  alloy  of  five  parts  of 
  bismuth,  three  of  lead,  and  two  of  tin,  which  melts  at  a 
  temperature  below  that  of  boiling  water.  --Ure. 
 
  {Fusible  plug}  (Steam  Boiler),  a  piece  of  easily  fusible 
  alloy,  placed  in  one  of  the  sheets  and  intended  to  melt 
  and  blow  off  the  steam  in  case  of  low  water. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fusible 
  adj  :  capable  of  being  melted  and  fused 




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