- the act of straightening a limb.
- the position that a limb assumes when it is straightened.
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Example sentences from the Web for extension
After all, your fellow employees are an extension of your brand.Five content promotion strategies SaaS marketers should implement today|Izabelle Hundrev|August 28, 2020|Search Engine Watch
If you haven’t already done so, you can let your elected officials know just how important a PSP extension is to you, your families and our economic recovery.American Airlines announces plan to cut 19,000 jobs—unless Congress extends pandemic aid|Maria Aspan|August 25, 2020|Fortune
So the ads will be relevant to the web environment you’re currently consuming and consumers will feel more comfortable to convert, as they will see the ads as an extension of the content they are already looking at.Five great display and video advertising tactics to increase relevance and revenue in a cookie-less world|Anastasia-Yvoni Spiliopoulou|August 24, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Treat your LinkedIn company page as an extension to your website.What will make your brand stand out on LinkedIn in 2020?|Harikrishna Kundariya|August 12, 2020|Search Engine Watch
None of the reporters and lawyers looking closely at the deal have presented evidence to show Shapery, and by extension Manchester, intentionally misled the city.
But only for the family; inmates cannot be awarded more than $10,000 because of an extension of the Son of Sam Law.
It is also, by extension, a show about the cultural impact of religion.The Good Wife’s Religion Politics: Voters Have No Faith in Alicia's Atheism|Regina Lizik|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What he meant was that he personally, and by extension all Christians, should not be judgmental.
They are 'other,' newly visible, and symbols of the social and, by extension, economic changes in society and in New York.Is Brooklyn Becoming Unsafe for Gays? It Depends On Which Ones|Jay Michaelson|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He carried an extension cord in case he needed to recharge at one of his emergency spots.How Brooklyn’s First Ice Cream Girl Fought City Hall–and Won|Michael Daly|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mountain Cattle, 1936, and OP, is an extension of the first book.Guide to Life and Literature of the Southwest|J. Frank Dobie
The intensity of human affection varies inversely as its extension.Expositions of Holy Scripture|Alexander Maclaren
A few have been introduced into Mahé, and great care is now being taken in order to promote their extension.Cruise of the 'Alert'|R. W. Coppinger
Parasitic oesophagitis occurs as an extension of parasitic stomatitis or thrush.
Yet this complexity and extension represent nothing positive; they express a deficiency of will.Creative Evolution|Henri Bergson
British Dictionary definitions for extension
- the act of straightening or extending an arm or leg
- its position after being straightened or extended
- a service by which some of the facilities of an educational establishment, library, etc, are offered to outsiders
- (as modifier)a university extension course
- the class of entities to which a given word correctly applies: thus, the extension of satellite of Mars is the set containing only Deimos and PhobosCompare intension (def. 1a)
- conservative extension a formal theory that includes among its theorems all the theorems of a given theory