expansion


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Related to expansion: Binomial expansion, Thermal expansion, Taylor expansion
  • noun

Synonyms for expansion

Synonyms for expansion

the act of increasing in dimensions, scope, or inclusiveness

a wide and open area, as of land, sky, or water

Synonyms for expansion

the act of increasing (something) in size or volume or quantity or scope

a function expressed as a sum or product of terms

a discussion that provides additional information

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the thermal expansion of most user pattern waxes suggests the presence of both a glossy and crystalline component;
Riocan Real Estate Investment Trust is waiting for approval from the city to go ahead with the expansion.
Supernovas were 20 percent dimmer than expected if cosmic expansion had remained constant.
According to small business consultant Wally Bock, one of the worst things a small business owner can do when considering expansion is to ask, "What about the economy?
Going forward, the two companies will continue to cooperate in future expansions of the DBNGP.
The Riverside-San Bernardino area experienced a modest increase in activity, with 38 major expansions in 2005 compared with 37 in 2004.
The expansion of the Javits Center will increase exhibit space from 760,000 square feet to more than 1.
Concentrating development is the best way to minimize impacts, he insists, and until the demand for skiing picks up, he says, "Our position is that there should not be a single ski area expansion on public lands.
AirBoss is near completion of a capacity expansion in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada which will make it North America's second largest independent custom rubber mixer with annual capacity of 180 million pounds.
Make no mistake, this is a big industry now," says Michael Kellett of Restore the North Woods, which has tussled with Loon Mountain Resort over its proposed expansion.
The expansion program also includes four vacuum arc remelting (VAR) furnaces and two electro-slag remelting (ESR) furnaces.
NASDAQ-NMS: RIOH) announced today that it has finalized plans for its third suite tower and intends to start construction of its Phase III Expansion in May 1994.
The first milestone for the city's plans for the redevelopment of the West Side was reached this week when the state legislature passed legislation that clears the way for the expansion of the Jacob K.