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elasticize

[ih-las-tuh-sahyz] /ɪˈlæs təˌsaɪz/
verb (used with object), elasticized, elasticizing.
1.
to make elastic, as by furnishing with elastic bands:
to elasticize the waistband of a dress.
Also, especially British, elasticise.
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British Dictionary definitions for elasticise

elasticize

/ɪˈlæstɪˌsaɪz/
verb (transitive)
1.
to make elastic
2.
another word for elasticate
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