the capacity for being stretched
Syn: ↑stretch, ↑stretchiness
Derivationally related forms: ↑stretchable, ↑stretchy (for: ↑stretchiness), ↑stretchy (for: ↑stretch), ↑stretch (for: ↑stretch)
Hypernyms: ↑elasticity, ↑snap

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