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Definitions of expansion:

part of speech: noun

1. An increase in size. 2. The spreading out of any structure, as a tendon. 3. An expanse, a wide area.

Usage examples for expansion:

  • Something had occurred to him, and he knitted his brows to follow its course of expansion in his mind. "The Damnation of Theron Ware", Harold Frederic
  • Because observation of the recorded experience of mankind teaches us, that the recognition of this independent provision is essential to the richest expansion of human faculty. "On Compromise", John Morley
  • God would even pain our hearts with the fulness of his love until we find no ease except in expansion "How to Live a Holy Life", C. E. Orr

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