elasticize

elasticize

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


Origin:
elastic + -ize

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elasticize or elasticise (ɪˈlæstɪˌsaɪz)
 
vb
1.  to make elastic
2.  another word for elasticate
 
elasticise or elasticise
 
vb

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