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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Intelligible  \In*tel"li*gi*ble\,  [L.  intellegibilis:  cf  F. 
  intelligible.  See  {Intelligent}.] 
  Capable  of  being  understood  or  comprehended;  as  an 
  intelligible  account  or  description;  intelligible 
  pronunciation,  writing,  etc 
 
  The  intelligible  forms  of  ancient  poets.  --Coleridge. 
 
  Syn:  Comprehensible;  perspicuous;  plain;  clear. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  intelligible 
  adj  1:  capable  of  being  apprehended  or  understood  [syn:  {apprehensible}, 
  {graspable},  {perceivable},  {understandable}] 
  2:  well  articulated  or  enunciated,  and  loud  enough  to  be  heard 
  distinctly;  "intelligible  pronunciation"  [ant:  {unintelligible}] 




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