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friable

fri·a·ble

friable

 
pronunciation:
fraI bl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: easy to crumble, break, or reduce to powder; crumbly, as certain rocks.
similar words:
powdery
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derivations: friability (n.), friableness (n.)