HyperDic: inelastic

English > 1 sense of the word inelastic:
ADJECTIVEallinelasticnot elastic
inelastic > pronunciation
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English > inelastic: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningnot elastic.
Example"economists speak of an inelastic price structure"
Narrowerdeadlacking resilience or bounce
nonresilientnot resilient
springlesslacking in elasticity or vitality
See alsoinflexibleresistant to being bent / bent
Oppositeelasticcapable of resuming original shape after stretching or compression
Spanishinelástico, no elástico, poco elástico
Nounsinelasticitythe lack of elasticity

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