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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 trac·ta·ble /ˈtræktəbəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tract·a·ble a.
 1. Capable of being easily led, taught, or managed; docile; manageable; governable; as, tractable children; a tractable learner.
    I shall find them tractable enough.   --Shak.
 2. Capable of being handled; palpable; practicable; feasible; as, tractable measures. [Obs.]
 --Tract*a*ble*ness, n. -- Tract*a/bly, adv.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: easily managed (controlled or taught or molded); "tractable
             young minds"; "gold is tractable"; "the
             natives...being...of an intelligent tractable
             disposition"- Samuel Butler [syn: manipulable] [ant:
      2: readily reacting to suggestions and influences; "a
         responsive student" [syn: responsive, amenable]