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Farstretched Far"*stretched`, a.
Streatched beyond ordinary limits.
Nerve stretching Nerve fiber (Anat.), one of the fibers of which nerves are
made up. These fibers are either medullated or
nonmedullated. in both kinds the essential part is the
translucent threadlike axis cylinder which is continuous
the whole length of the fiber.
Nerve stretching (Med.), the operation of stretching a
nerve in order to remedy diseases such as tetanus, which
are supposed to be influenced by the condition of the
nerve or its connections.
Outstretch Out*stretch", v. t.
To stretch out. --Milton.
Stretcher Stretch"er, n.
1. One who, or that which, stretches.
2. (Masonry) A brick or stone laid with its longer dimension
in the line of direction of the wall. --Gwilt.
3. (Arch.) A piece of timber used in building.
(a) A narrow crosspiece of the bottom of a boat against
which a rower braces his feet.
(b) A crosspiece placed between the sides of a boat to
keep them apart when hoisted up and griped. --Dana.
5. A litter, or frame, for carrying disabled, wounded, or
6. An overstretching of the truth; a lie. [Slang]
7. One of the rods in an umbrella, attached at one end to one
of the ribs, and at the other to the tube sliding upon the
8. An instrument for stretching boots or gloves.
9. The frame upon which canvas is stretched for a painting.
Meaning of Stretch from wikipedia
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(nickname), a list Stretch
Records, an independent record label Stretch
(band), a 1970s...
is a form of physical exercise
a specific muscle
group) is deliberately flexed
- The IBM 7030, also known
, was IBM's first transistorized
supercomputer. It was the fastest computer
in the world
from 1961 until
- Gary Stretch
(born 4 November
1965) is an English former
and model. Gary Stretch
was born in 1965 and brought
up in the Haresfinch
- or band especially
of them are parallel
marks, also known
as striae, are a form of scarring
on the skin with an...
- Stretch fabric
is a synthetic fabric
. Stretch fabrics
or 4-way stretch
. 2-way stretch fabrics stretch
in one direction...
- (August 21, 1968 – November
30, 1995), better known
by his stage
, was an American rapper
and record producer
who was a close friend
- Stretch receptors
are mechanoreceptors responsive
of various organs
and muscles, and are neurologically linked
to the medulla
in the brain...
- The stretch reflex
(myotatic reflex) is a muscle contraction
to stretching within
the muscle. A spinal reflex
is a fast response
wrap or stretch
film is a highly stretchable plastic
film that is wrapped around
items. The elastic recovery keeps
the items tightly