Springiness

  • 1 Springiness — Spring i*ness ( [i^]*n[e^]s), n. The state or quality of being springy. Boyle. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 springiness — springy ► ADJECTIVE (springier, springiest) 1) springing back quickly when squeezed or stretched. 2) (of movements) light and confident. DERIVATIVES springily adverb springiness noun …

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  • 3 springiness — noun see springy …

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  • 4 springiness — See springily. * * * …

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  • 5 springiness — noun The property of being springy.<!elasticity; the ability to bounce back after compression. Syn: bounce, bounciness, elasticity, resilience …

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  • 6 springiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The, quality or state of being flexible: bounce, ductility, elasticity, flexibility, flexibleness, give, malleability, malleableness, plasticity, pliability, pliableness, pliancy, pliantness, resilience, resiliency,… …

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  • 7 springiness — spring·i·ness || sprɪŋɪnɪs n. elasticity, flexibility, resilience …

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  • 8 springiness — n. 1. Elasticity, resilience, spring. 2. Wetness, sponginess …

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  • 9 springiness — spring·i·ness …

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  • 10 springiness — noun the elasticity of something that can be stretched and returns to its original length • Syn: ↑give, ↑spring • Derivationally related forms: ↑springy, ↑give (for: ↑give) • Hypern …

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  • 11 Muk Yan Jong — The Muk Yan Jong is a wooden dummy used in Chinese martial arts training.It is associated with the martial art of Wing Chun and other kung fu styles of Southern China. Traditionally made from wood, the dummies are now also made from modern… …

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  • 12 Car handling — and vehicle handling is a description of the way wheeled vehicles perform transverse to their direction of motion, particularly during cornering and swerving. It also includes their stability when moving in a straight line. Handling and braking… …

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  • 13 electromagnet — /i lek troh mag nit/, n. a device consisting of an iron or steel core that is magnetized by electric current in a coil that surrounds it. [1815 25; ELECTRO + MAGNET] * * * Device consisting of a core of magnetic material such as iron, surrounded… …

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  • 14 Mu ren zhuang — Chinese 木人樁 Literal meaning wooden man post Transcriptions …

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  • 15 elasticity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Great flexibility Nouns 1. elasticity, springiness, spring, resilience, buoyancy, extensibility, ductility, stretch, rebound, adaptability. See vigor, expansion. 2. (elastic material) rubber, India… …

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  • 16 spring — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. leap, bound, dart, start; bounce, recoil, rebound; arise, rise; result or derive from; release; detonate; reveal, disclose; bend, twist; slang, release, bail. See liberation. n. leap, bound;… …

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  • 17 Coefficient of elasticity — Elasticity E las*tic i*ty ([=e] l[a^]s*t[i^]s [i^]*t[y^]), n. [Cf. F. [ e]lasticit[ e].] 1. The quality of being elastic; the inherent property in bodies by which they recover their former figure or dimensions, after the removal of external… …

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  • 18 coefficient of resistance — Elasticity E las*tic i*ty ([=e] l[a^]s*t[i^]s [i^]*t[y^]), n. [Cf. F. [ e]lasticit[ e].] 1. The quality of being elastic; the inherent property in bodies by which they recover their former figure or dimensions, after the removal of external… …

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  • 19 Elasticity — E las*tic i*ty ([=e] l[a^]s*t[i^]s [i^]*t[y^]), n. [Cf. F. [ e]lasticit[ e].] 1. The quality of being elastic; the inherent property in bodies by which they recover their former figure or dimensions, after the removal of external pressure or… …

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  • 20 resilience — e*sil i*ence (r[ e]*z[i^]l [i^]*ens), resiliency e*sil i*en*cy (r[ e]*z[i^]l [i^]*en*s[y^]), n. 1. The act of springing back, rebounding, or resiling; as, the resilience of a ball or of sound. [1913 Webster] 2. The power or inherent property of… …

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