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perceptible
used in Sense and Sensibility

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Definition
capable of being noticed — typically because it is different enough or large enough
  • His affections seemed to reanimate towards them all, and his interest in their welfare again became perceptible.
    Chapter 17 (8% in)
  • Colonel Brandon's partiality for Marianne, which had so early been discovered by his friends, now first became perceptible to Elinor, when it ceased to be noticed by them.
    Chapter 10 (57% in)
  • "Yes," cried he in the same eager tone, "with all and every thing belonging to it;—in no one convenience or INconvenience about it, should the least variation be perceptible.
    Chapter 14 (68% in)

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