Etymology
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collectible (adj.)

also collectable, 1650s, "that may be collected," from collect + -ible. Meaning "sought-after by collectors of relics, souveniers, etc." is recorded from 1888.

updated on December 21, 2012

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Definitions of collectible from WordNet
1
collectible (n.)
things considered to be worth collecting (not necessarily valuable or antique);
Synonyms: collectable
2
collectible (adj.)
subject to or requiring payment especially as specified;
a collectible bill
Synonyms: collectable / payable
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