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dir·i·gi·ble

dirigible

 
pronunciation:
di rih j bl
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part of speech: noun
definition: an airship that can be steered or guided, such as a blimp.
similar words:
airship
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The word dirigible contains the following part:
reg, rect, rig1 Latin root that means king, rule, guide; straight