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elastic meaning

EN[iˈlæstɪk]
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  • Elastic is often used colloquially to describe or identify certain types of elastomer and/or stretchable fabrics. Elastic (album), an album by jazz saxophonist Joshua Redman. Elastic collision, a collision where kinetic energy is conserved. Elastic deformation, a reversible deformation of a material.

Meaning of elastic for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "elastic" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
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        Definiteness: Level 7
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        Definite    ➨     Versatile
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