Definition of reelable in English:

reelable

adjective

  • That can be reeled, or wound on a reel; specifically (of silk thread) that can be wound directly from the silkworm cocoon without requiring spinning; (of a cocoon) capable of yielding silk in this manner.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Ohio Cultivator. From reel + -able.

Pronunciation

reelable

/ˈriːləbl/