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Diffusible \Dif*fu"si*ble\, a.

  1. Capable of flowing or spreading in all directions; that may be diffused.

  2. (Physiol.) Capable of passing through animal membranes by osmosis.


a. Able to be diffused

Usage examples of "diffusible".

In a parallel way the antiseptic diffusible oils of Pine, Peppermint, and Thyme, are likewise employed with marked success for inhalation into the lungs by consumptive patients.