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adjective susceptible pronunciation in American English /səˈseptəb(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    easily influenced or affected by something
    susceptible to: Police officers here are very susceptible to corruption.
    1. a.
      likely to suffer from a particular illness or condition, or to be affected by it more severely than others are
      susceptible to: Children are particularly susceptible to the disease.
      Susceptible livestock have been separated from the herd.
  2. 3
    very formal able to experience something, or able to be treated in a particular way
    susceptible of: The problem is not susceptible of so simple a solution.

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