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Expanding
Expanding Ex*pand"ing, a. That expands, or may be expanded; extending; spreading; enlarging. Expanding bit, Expanding drill (Mech.), a bit or drill made adjustable for holes of various sizes; one which can be expanded in diameter while boring. Expanding pulley (Mach.), a pulley so made, as in sections, that its diameter can be increased or diminished.
Expanding
Expand Ex*pand", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Expanded; p. pr. & vb. n. Expanding.] [L. expandere, expansum; ex out + pandere to spread out, to throw open; perh. akin to E. patent. Cf. Spawn.] 1. To lay open by extending; to open wide; to spread out; to diffuse; as, a flower expands its leaves. Then with expanded wings he steers his flight. --Milton. 2. To cause the particles or parts of to spread themselves or stand apart, thus increasing bulk without addition of substance; to make to occupy more space; to dilate; to distend; to extend every way; to enlarge; -- opposed to contract; as, to expand the chest; heat expands all bodies; to expand the sphere of benevolence. 3. (Math.) To state in enlarged form; to develop; as, to expand an equation. See Expansion, 5.

Meaning of Expanding from wikipedia

- Jouleā€“Thomson expansion, the decrease in temperature of a gas when it expands Thermal expansion, the tendency of matter to change in shape, area, and...
- Expanding bullets, also known colloquially as dumdum bullets, are projectiles designed to expand on impact. This causes the bullet to increase in diameter...
- Expander may refer to: Dynamic range compression operated in reverse Part of the process of signal compression Part of the process of companding A component...
- The expanding Earth or growing Earth hypothesis ****erts that the position and relative movement of continents is at least partially due to the volume...
- "The Expanding Circle". The Philosophical Quarterly. 33 (132): 305. doi:10.2307/2219230. JSTORĀ 2219230. Clark, Stephen R.L. (July 1985). "The Expanding Circle:...
- The Expandables is a Canadian home renovation television series produced by Tricon Films & Television, which premiered January 8, 2015 on HGTV Canada...
- sp****st examples of highly expanding graphs. Algebraic constructions based on Cayley graphs are known for various variants of expander graphs. The following...
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- parametrize or predict.[citation needed] In the 1970s, the ****ure of an expanding universe was studied by the astrophysicist Jamal Islam and the physicist...