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ex·​pan·​sion | \ ik-ˈspan(t)-shən How to pronounce expansion (audio) \

Definition of expansion

1 : expanse
2 : the act or process of expanding territorial expansion economic expansion expansion of the universe
3 : the quality or state of being expanded
4 : the increase in volume of working fluid (such as steam) in an engine cylinder after cutoff or in an internal combustion engine after explosion
5Victor — Oladipo Colors all Cave Jersey a : an expanded part
b : something that results from an act of expanding the book is an expansion of a lecture series
6 : the result of carrying out an indicated mathematical operation : the expression of a function in the form of a series

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Other Words from expansion

expansional \ ik-​ˈspanch-​nəl How to pronounce expansional (audio) , -​ˈspan(t)-​shə-​nᵊl \ adjective

Examples of expansion in a Sentence

The league is undergoing expansion. the expansion of a lecture series into a book
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Burdette said the commissioners appear to be leaning toward a larger, 19,080-square-foot expansion rather than a 15,400-square-foot one or building at a new site, which is expected to cost about $8.5 million. Mack Jersey Black Khalil Mack Mack Khalil Jersey Black Khalil The South Bay favorite — the original Lisa’s was founded by Lisa Strauss in 1988 on Willow Glen’s Lincoln Avenue — was uprooted in 2017 by expansion plans at its longtime Pruneyard home. Linda Zavoral, The Mercury News, "Lisa’s Tea Treasures ready to reopen in new Campbell location," 25 July 2019

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First Known Use of expansion

1611, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of expansion was in 1611

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expansion

noun

English Language Learners Definition of expansion

: the act of becoming bigger or of making something bigger : the act of expanding
: a more complete and detailed written work or set of comments based on something shorter
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expansion

noun
ex·​pan·​sion | \ ik-ˈspan-shən How to pronounce expansion (audio) \

Kids Definition of expansion

: the act of growing or increasing : enlargement Bear Hibou amp; Anemone 2017 06

expansion

noun
ex·​pan·​sion | \ ik-ˈspan-chən How to pronounce expansion (audio) \

Medical Definition of expansion

1 : the act or process of expanding
2 : the quality or state of being expanded

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