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From circum- + Latin fusilis (fusil).


circumfusile (not comparable)

  1. (nonce word) Capable of being poured or spread around.
    • (Can we date this quote by Alexander Pope and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Another to Laerceus must we send, / Artist divine, whose skilful hands infold / The victim's horn with circumfusile gold.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for circumfusile in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)