expansivity

[ek-span-siv-i-tee]

noun

the quality or state of being expansive; expansiveness.

Nearby words

  1. expansionism,
  2. expansionist,
  3. expansive,
  4. expansive bit,
  5. expansive classification,
  6. expat,
  7. expatiate,
  8. expatriate,
  9. expatriation,
  10. expect

Origin of expansivity

First recorded in 1830–40; expansive + -ity

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British Dictionary definitions for expansivity

expansivity

noun

the quality of being expansive
another name for coefficient of expansion
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