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stretch

1. n. a period of time. (Folksy.) Let’s talk here for a stretch and then go up and see if dinner’s ready.
2. n. a prison term. I was away for a stretch of about seven years.
3. in. to hang (as with a death sentence). You will stretch for this, Lefty!
4. tv. to cut or dilute a drug. Let’s stretch this stuff, sell it, and then blow town.
5. n. a nickname for a tall person, usually male. (Usually Stretch.) Well, stretch, think you’ll go out for basketball this season?
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A report on the highly stretchable optical sensors will be presented Oct.
This technology is capable of converting rigid electric components and devices into a stretchable and wearable form.
All of these layers are fully stretchable, foldable and twistable.
Browse 51 market data Tables and 44 Figures spread through 209 Pages and in-depth TOC on " Stretchable Electronics Market "
Inspite repeated elongation, DuPont stretchable electronic signs deliver stable performance to make thin electronic circuits as it has indicated them to be washable, durable, and capable of withstanding up to 100 wash cycles.
No longer needing to be connected by a cord to an electrical outlet, the stretchable electronic devices now could be used anywhere, including inside the human body.
London, February 27 ( ANI ): Scientists have developed a stretchable lithium-ion battery-a flexible device capable of powering their innovative stretchable electronics.
To distinguish among complicated loops, mathematicians imagine knots to be constructed out of perfectly flexible, stretchable, and infinitesimally thin string.
A stretchable paint film that resembles brushed aluminum helped Autoform Inc.
With its comprehensive coverage this handbook and ready reference brings together some of the most outstanding scientists in the field to lay down the undisputed knowledge on how to make electronics stretchable.
Jednorazowy adult circular arrangement of adjustable length and shape memory to anesthesia apparatus comprising: - two tubes stretchable shape-memory compression of the range 42 cm-200 cm from the end of the ventilator 22F - integrated tubing connector Y and Detachable
Tera-Barrier Films invents alternative stretchable plastic for prolonging shelf-life of pharmaceuticals, food and electronics
Washington, December 15 ( ANI ): Stretchable electronics are the future of mobile electronics, researchers say.
One challenge facing these researchers has been overcoming a loss of conductivity in stretchable electronics.