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extension (n):
act of expanding in scope; making more widely available
Samples
extension of the program to all in need
extension (n):
act of stretching or straightening out a flexed limb
extension (n):
an educational opportunity provided by colleges and universities to people who are not enrolled as regular students
extension (n):
an addition that extends a main building
Related Word: annex
extension (n):
an addition to the length of something
Related Word: elongation
extension (n):
an additional telephone set that is connected to the same telephone line
extension (n):
amount or degree or range to which something extends
Samples
the wire has an extension of 50 feet
Related Word: prolongation
extension (n):
the ability to raise the working leg high in the air
Samples
the dancer was praised for her uncanny extension.
good extension comes from a combination of training and native ability
extension (n):
the most direct or specific meaning of a word or expression; the class of objects that an expression refers to
Samples
the extension of `satellite of Mars' is the set containing only Demos and Phobos
Related Words: denotationreference
extension (n):
the spreading of something (a belief or practice) into new regions
Related Word: propagation
extension (n):
a string of characters beginning with a period and followed by one or more letters; the optional second part of a PC computer filename
Samples
most applications provide extensions for the files they create.
most BASIC files use the filename extension .BAS
extension (n):
a mutually agreed delay in the date set for the completion of a job or payment of a debt
Samples
they applied for an extension of the loan
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Görevini yap, hakkını ara.
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