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We found 34 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word prehensile:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. prehensile: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. prehensile: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. prehensile: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. prehensile: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. prehensile: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. prehensile: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Prehensile, prehensile: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. prehensile: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. prehensile: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. prehensile: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. prehensile: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. prehensile: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. prehensile: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. prehensile: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. prehensile: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. Prehensile: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Prehensile: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. prehensile: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. prehensile: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Prehensile: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. prehensile: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. prehensile: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  23. prehensile: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. prehensile: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  25. prehensile: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. prehensile: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. prehensile: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. prehensile: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. prehensile: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. prehensile: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. prehensile: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. prehensile: A Word A Day [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (prehensile)

adjective:  having a keen intellect ("Poets--those gifted strangely prehensile men- A.T.Quiller-Couch")
adjective:  adapted for grasping especially by wrapping around an object ("A monkey's prehensile tail")
adjective:  immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth ("Prehensile employers stingy with raises for their employees")

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