[ek-sur-tl, -tahyl, -til] /ɛkˈsɜr tl, -taɪl, -tɪl/
capable of being exserted or protruded.
[ek-surt] /ɛkˈsɜrt/ verb (used with object) 1. to thrust out. adjective 2. thrust out; . /ɛkˈsɜːt/ verb 1. (transitive) to thrust out; protrude adjective 2. protruded, stretched out, or (esp of stamens) projecting beyond the corolla of a flower v. “to thrust forth, protrude,” 1660s, biologists’ variant of exert (q.v.).
adjective 1. having formerly served in the armed forces
noun (pl) -men 1. a man who has served in the army, navy, or air force
noun (pl) -women 1. a woman who has served in the army, navy, or air force