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A president who believed that America's greatness is recoverable and expandable - a chief executive determined to lead us back to national restoration - would reject the crippling notions of national impotency that Obama has embraced.
David Limbaugh

Meaning of "expandable" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF EXPANDABLE

expandable  [ɪkˈspændəb əl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF EXPANDABLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Expandable is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES EXPANDABLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of expandable in the English dictionary

The definition of expandable in the dictionary is capable of being made greater in extent, volume, size, or scope.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH EXPANDABLE


accordable
əˈkɔːdəb əl
amendable
əˈmɛndəb əl
commandable
kəˈmɑːndəb əl
commendable
kəˈmɛndəb əl
compoundable
kəmˈpaʊndəb əl
comprehendible
ˌkɒmprɪˈhɛndəb əl
confoundable
kənˈfaʊndəb əl
defendable
dɪˈfɛndəb əl
demandable
dɪˈmɑːndəb əl
descendable
dɪˈsɛndəb əl
discardable
dɪsˈkɑːdəb əl
dividable
dɪˈvaɪdəb əl
downloadable
ˌdaʊnˈləʊdəb əl
emendable
ɪˈmɛndəb əl
encodable
ɪnˈkəʊdəb əl
extendable
ɪkˈstɛndəb əl
extendible
ɪkˈstɛndəb əl
foldable
ˈfəʊldəb əl
fordable
ˈfɔːdəb əl
fundable
ˈfʌndəb əl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE EXPANDABLE

expand
expandability
expanded
expanded metal
expander
expanding
expanding universe theory
expanse
expansibility
expansible
expansibly
expansile
expansion
expansion bend
expansion bolt
expansion bottle
expansion card
expansion joint
expansion slot
expansion tank

WORDS THAT END LIKE EXPANDABLE

able
affordable
avoidable
bendable
biodegradable
buildable
dependable
expendable
formidable
gradable
laudable
lendable
readable
recordable
refundable
tradable
unavoidable
understandable
unreadable
upgradable
weldable

Synonyms and antonyms of expandable in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «expandable» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF EXPANDABLE

Find out the translation of expandable to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of expandable from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «expandable» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

扩展
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

expandible
570 millions of speakers

English

expandable
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विस्तार योग्य
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قابلة للتوسيع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

расширяемая
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

expansível
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বিস্তারযোগ্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

extensible
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Boleh diperkembangkan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

erweiterbar
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

拡張可能
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

확장
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Expandable
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mở rộng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விரிவாக்கக்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विस्तारयोग्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

genişletilebilir
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

espandibile
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rozszerzalna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

розширювана
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

expandabil
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

επεκτάσιμη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verwissel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

expanderbar
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

utvid
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «EXPANDABLE»

The term «expandable» is very widely used and occupies the 2.702 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about expandable

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QUOTES WITH «EXPANDABLE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word expandable.
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David Limbaugh
A president who believed that America's greatness is recoverable and expandable - a chief executive determined to lead us back to national restoration - would reject the crippling notions of national impotency that Obama has embraced.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EXPANDABLE»

Discover the use of expandable in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to expandable and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Self-Expandable Stents in the Gastrointestinal Tract
The volume covers all aspects of expandable stents including their composition, tissue responses, and placement techniques. In addition, placement using endoscopic and radiologic techniques is discussed.
Richard Kozarek, Todd Baron, Ho-Young Song, 2012
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Design an Expandable House
Ideal resource for new home designers and professionals. "Stanley Mazor is one of the architects of the information age... So it was not surprising that... his approach would be inventive." -- The New York Times
Stanley Mazor, 2006
3
Expandable Grids: A User Interface Visualization Technique ...
Chapter 9 Other Applications of the Expandable Grid The Expandable Grid concept has been applied to displaying policies in other domains besides Windows XP file permissions and website P3P privacy policies, although we have not tested ...
Robert W. Reeder, 2008
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Operator, Organizational, Direct Support, and General ...
The Metric System and Equivalents Approximate Conversion Factors # # PIN : 015360-000. Linear Measure 1 centimeter = 10 millimeters = .39 inch 1 decimeter =10 centimeters = 3.94 inches 1 meter = 10 decimeters = 39.37 inches 1 ...
5
Spinal Instrumentation: Surgical Techniques
73. Surgical. Techniques. for. Expandable. Cage. (VBR). Placement. ISSADA THONGTRANGAN, HOANG LE, JON PARK, AND DANIEL H. KIM FIGURE 73-1 Expandable cage. Conclusion ...
Daniel H. Kim, Alexander R. Vaccaro, 2011
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Certain Expandable Polystyrene Resins from Indonesia, Invs. ...
VIEWS OF THE COMMISSION Based on the record in this investigation, we determine that an industry in the United States is neither materially injured nor threatened with material injury by reason of imports of expandable polystyrene resins ...
U.S. International Trade Commission
7
VMware Cookbook: A Real-World Guide to Effective VMware Use
Expandable reservations give extra flexibility when you allocate resources to a specific resource pool. You can assign a minimum set of resources to each subresource pool and allow it, by defining the reservation as Expandable, to get more ...
Ryan Troy, Matthew Helmke, 2012
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Operator, Organizational, Direct Support, and General ...
EXPANDABLE TWO SIOE OSGN ACT: 81337 MFR: 05699 PART NO: 5-4-3201 NSN 5411-01-294-9866 US PLATE CSC SAFETY APPROVAL COUNTRY OF APPROVAL USA DATE MANUFACTURED I 3 IDENTIFICATION NO NSN 541 ...
9
Space Structures 5
These structures are kinematically equivalent to previously known expandable bar structures. Special shapes of the plates are determined for which the plates do not overlap or interfere during the expansion of the structure, and for which the  ...
G. A. R. Parke, P. Disney, 2002
10
Injection Molding Handbook
Dominick V. Rosato, Donald V. Rosato, Marlene G. Rosato. MOLD OPEN MOLD CLOSED Fig. 4-145 Expandable core device in the open and closed positions. the undercut with the expanded flexing segments and to release the part for ...
Dominick V. Rosato, Donald V. Rosato, Marlene G. Rosato, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «EXPANDABLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term expandable is used in the context of the following news items.
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Expandable “Origami” Pot Grows Along With Plants to Cut Waste
I'll be the first to admit that I don't possess a particularly green thumb. Sure, I've got a few potted mint and basil plants lined up on my kitchen ... «GOOD Magazine, Jul 15»
2
7 reasons iPhones are better than Android phones
Last time I gave you 7 ways Androids are better than iPhones, from their expandable storage to the number of choices, to using the phone as a ... «WAAY, Jul 15»
3
Asus Chromebook Flip Review: Who Said You Can't Be Classy and …
You get two USB sockets and a headset jack, but only microSD for expandable storage and microHDMI for video-out. The charging cable is ... «Gizmodo, Jul 15»
4
Ground broken for new distribution center
The total building area will be 717,060 square feet and is expandable to 1,007,190 square feet. “Last summer, we built a 673,137 square feet ... «The Edwardsville Intelligencer, Jul 15»
5
US military's 'lily pad' expansion may prove costly
According to the Pentagon, a lily pad is “rapidly scalable and . . . expandable to become a [larger forward operating site].” In the Philippines, for ... «Boston Globe, Jul 15»
6
Worldwide Android News 10/07/15 – Nest, Nokia And More
... really decent specs, it features a 5-inch 800 x 480 IPS display up front along with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of expandable internal storage. «Android Headlines - Android News, Jul 15»
7
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 and Galaxy Tab A 9.7 review
Both tablets come with 16 GB of on-board storage, further expandable via microSD by up to 128 GB. Apart from the standard suite of ... «Android Authority, Jul 15»
8
Global Luggage Industry
... II-57Victorinox Swiss Army New Suitcase with Expandable Options II-57Explore 20 Wide-body Upright Carry On II-57Revolution Plus Vertical ... «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
9
Prosthetic Heart Valves Market – Global Industry Size, Share …
Noninvasive heart valves are used in exchangeable heart valves and expandable heart valves. Buy Full Prosthetic Heart Valves Market Report: ... «Medgadget.com, Jul 15»
10
Atkins & Pearce Purchases Alta Technologies
Atkins & Pearce's expandable monofilament sleeving is typically used for wire protection and harnessing. It is available in eleven grades and a ... «Benzinga, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Expandable [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/expandable>. Apr 2020 ».
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