how to pronounce elasticity


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elasticity is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of elasticity in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the modulus of elasticity that quantity …”

meanings of elasticity


  1. The property by virtue of which a material deformed under load can regain its original dimensions when unloaded.
  2. The ratio of the relative change in a function's output with respect to the relative change in its input, for infinitesimal changes at a certain point.
  3. The sensitivity of changes in a quantity with respect to changes in another quantity.
  4. A system's ability to adapt to changes in workload by automatically provisioning and de-provisioning resources.
  5. The quality of being elastic.
  6. A measure of the flexibility of a data store's data model and clustering capabilities.
  7. Adaptability.

elasticity frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word elasticity occurs in english on average 0.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics elasticity can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that elasticity can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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