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synonyms for inextensible

  • inductile
  • inflexible
  • rigid
  • stable
  • stiff
  • unadaptable
  • unbending
  • unyielding

antonyms for inextensible

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  • elastic
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How to use inextensible in a sentence

A physical line is flexible and inextensible, and cannot be cut—so that no lap of it can be drawn through another.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 8VARIOUS
To one of its prongs is attached a flexible inextensible cord, bd.
INVENTORS AT WORKGEORGE ILES
The case of inextensible strings or chains is, however, so simple that it is generally included in expositions of pure statics.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 17, SLICE 8VARIOUS
While ligaments are pliable and flexible, permitting free movement, they are also wonderfully strong and inextensible.
A PRACTICAL PHYSIOLOGYALBERT F. BLAISDELL
Since the walls of the cell are inextensible, the quantity of water in the cell cannot increase.
THE MECHANISM OF LIFESTPHANE LEDUC
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO INEXTENSIBLE

  • inductile
  • inextensible
  • inflexible
  • rigid
  • stable
  • stiff
  • unadaptable
  • unbending
  • unyielding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.