Related formsin·e·las·tic·i·ty [in-i-la-stis-i-tee] /ˌɪn ɪ læˈstɪs ɪ ti/, noun
Examples from the Web for inelastic
The difficulty is assuming that a lung transplant is "inelastic".
The inelastic character of the newspaper is a hampering factor—so many columns must be filled, news or no news.The Last Harvest|John Burroughs
It was inelastic, incompetent to adapt itself to changing circumstances.The English Church in the Eighteenth Century|Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
Presently they heard her toiling up the stairs with the slow, inelastic tread of infancy and old age.The Wizard's Daughter and Other Stories|Margaret Collier Graham