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That can expand or be expanded: an expansible antenna.

ex·pan′si·bil′i·ty n.


able to expand or be expanded
exˌpansiˈbility n


(ɪkˈspæn sə bəl)

capable of being expanded.
ex•pan`si•bil′i•ty, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.expansible - able to expand or be expanded
expansive - able or tending to expand or characterized by expansion; "Expansive materials"; "the expansive force of fire"
2.expansible - (of gases) capable of expansion
elastic - capable of resuming original shape after stretching or compression; springy; "an elastic band"; "a youthful and elastic walk"


Capable of being extended or expanded:
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The approach has clear levels and is well-targeted and expansible, and the details of it have also been explained, which makes it easy to implement.
The authors seem deeply interested in any evidence that appears to evince altered temporality, suggesting that, in some contexts or manifestations, time is not the fixed, inevitably flowing thing that one experiences in everyday life, but is far more pliable, contractible or expansible, perhaps with objectively verifiable ramifications.
Como ya ha observado Barthes, el tandem escritura/lectura es expansible hasta lo infinito; en el caso Borges, el acto inverso, el de lectura/escritura, no se detiene en ninguna parte.
The present work proposes the Expansible Network-on-Chip concept (ENoC).
Federal is bound to offer the expansible payment for the limited future planning through their elected persons by the people of a country.
Large items of equipment associated with pass-back maintenance such as the forward repair system, the standard automotive tool set, and the MCS expansible van need to stay at the BSA.
Radial inclination, volar tilt, and radial height significantly increased (p20Adeg, articular incongruity >2 mm, radial inclination >15Adeg, and radial shortening >5 mm were treated surgically by using the Sonoma WRx, an expansible elastic locking distal radius intramedullary nail.
We understand that the participatory design process is expansible and flexible.
With the increase of the expansible corrosion products, such as ettringite and gypsum, the developing of the internal cracks in concrete is accelerated, and consequently the corrosive effect of sulfate is exacerbated further.
The tumor is observed most frequently in the mandible as an expansible mass that can cause pain, paresthesia and dysesthesia.