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Capable of sustaining pressure (stress) by bending, contracting, or stretching but without being permanently deformed. See also elasticity and elastic limit.

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Every single day we receive a new shipment of elastic bands, despite the fact that we don't sell that many, I don't understand it.
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The elastic in the shorts wore out over time and caused the shorts to become loose and not retaining original size and shape.
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The material was very elastic, so it would be fun to play with, knowing it would return to its normal condition.
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