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expansivity

[ek-span-siv-i-tee] /ˌɛk spænˈsɪv ɪ ti/
noun
1.
the quality or state of being expansive; expansiveness.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; expansive + -ity
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Examples for expansivity
  • The rotors, casing and shafts are constructed from low expansivity materials.
British Dictionary definitions for expansivity

expansivity

/ˌɛkspænˈsɪvɪtɪ/
noun
1.
the quality of being expansive
2.
another name for coefficient of expansion
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