elastic band


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elastic band

n
Brit another name for rubber band

elastic band

rubber band
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.elastic band - a narrow band of elastic rubber used to hold things (such as papers) togetherelastic band - a narrow band of elastic rubber used to hold things (such as papers) together
band - a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)
elastic device - any flexible device that will return to its original shape when stretched
Translations
حَلَقَة مَطّاطرِبَاطٌ مَطَاطيّ
gumička
elastikelastikbåndgummibånd
kuminauha
gumica
teygja
輪ゴム
고무 밴드
elastika
gummiband
ยางยืด
lastik bantlâstik bant
dây thun

elastic band

n (esp Brit) → Gummiband nt

elastic band

n (Brit) → elastico

elastic

(iˈlӕstik) adjective
1. (of a material or substance) able to return to its original shape or size after being pulled or pressed out of shape. an elastic bandage; Rubber is an elastic substance.
2. able to be changed or adapted. This is a fairly elastic arrangement.
noun
a type of cord containing strands of rubber. Her hat was held on with a piece of elastic.
elasticity (iːlӕˈstisəti) , ((American) ilas-) noun
elastic band (also rubber band)
a small thin piece of rubber for holding things together or in place. He put an elastic band round the papers.

elastic band

رِبَاطٌ مَطَاطيّ gumička elastikbånd Gummiband ελαστική ταινία banda elástica, goma kuminauha élastique gumica elastico 輪ゴム 고무 밴드 elastiekje gummistrikk gumka fita elástica резиновая лента gummiband ยางยืด lastik bant dây thun 松紧带
References in classic literature ?
She had her work under her arm in a substantial parcel, and when Anne asked her to stay she promptly took off her capacious sun-hat, which had been held on her head, despite irreverent September breezes, by a tight elastic band under her hard little knob of fair hair.
An elastic band intended to keep a woman from coming out of her stockings and desolating the country.
In an instant I had caught him round the waist, and held him up while Holmes and Pycroft untied the elastic bands which had disappeared between the livid creases of skin.
elastic band (tape) with a dividing row of 15 mm (white, black) 420 000 r.
Back in 2014, the elastic band in question was the one tying the back end of the yield curve with the front.
During the surgery, the foreign body, an orthodontic elastic band, was found around the root's tooth (Figure 5).
Among those appearing will be Graham Oliver (founder member of Saxon), Ol Drake, Gav Coulson Group, Strap On Jack, Surplus and Tony Drake's Elastic Band.
Also on the line up is Brychan Vaughan Roberts, The Elastic Band and Penmachno Ukulele Orchestra.
WHAT YOU NEED: | A small clear container with |a lid Hammer and nail or scissors |(to make a small hole) Bendy straw | Small piece of thin material |such as a kitchen cloth or tights Elastic band | Plasticine | WHAT TO DO: 1.
2 With the cushion cover flat, pinch up from the centre and gather the material together, tying an elastic band about an inch from the middle.
Doorguard's[TM] most innovative feature is its elastic band attachment system.
During the low-intensity protocol, they performed a single repetition with a grip width that only allowed the elastic band to tighten very slightly at the end of the range of movement.