extensile


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ex·ten·sile

 (ĭk-stĕn′sĭl)
adj.
Extensible.
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Adj.1.extensile - capable of being protruded or stretched or opened out; "an extensile tongue"; "an extensible measuring rule"

extensile

adjective
Capable of being extended or expanded:
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The Mylodon, moreover, was furnished with a long extensile tongue like that of the giraffe, which, by one of those beautiful provisions of nature, thus reaches with the aid of its long neck its leafy food.
Attempts have been made to reduce the incidence of complications in these fractures by using less extensile exposures and indirect reduction techniques and by supplementing lateral buttress plate fixation with a medial two-pin external fixator or small antiglide plate rather than a second bulky medial buttress plate.
After initial removal of the implants, an extensile lateral approach to the lateral femur was utilized.
As documented in the literature, damage within hard rocks is the result of extensile fracturing parallel to the direction of the maximum principal stress ax, as a result of exceeding the tensile strength of the rock [16,19-21].
In this paper, a unique design that reproduces the flexibility and the extensile motion of the finger is presented.
2014 [12] Murthy et 134 Mini-open versus extensile release al.
Traditionally, open surgical approaches for A1 pulley release have consisted of either a perceivably more cosmetic transverse or potentially extensile longitudinal incision [7, 8].
The sample consisted of patients who were treated with a calcaneal plate being inserted through a lateral extensile approach during the study period.
(37) It is easily extensile in cases where additional exposure of the femoral condyles or more proximal femur is required.
Two different load conditions for damage evolution are analyzed comparatively: model I in Figure 5 has uniform extensile load P on the upper and lower edges and model II in Figure 6 has uniform pressure load P in inner circular hole and simply supported boundary outside.