Definition of 'elasticity'
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The makers claim it restores the skin 's elasticity and replaces dead skin cells damaged by smoking or the sun. The Sun (2016)What is the price elasticity of demand for the new combined firm? Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)What is the income elasticity of all other goods? Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)There are simple steps to ascertain whether a patient has poor skin elasticity or not. Times, Sunday Times (2008)What does the price elasticity of demand measure? Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Nearly nine in ten volunteers saw increased skin elasticity over three months. The Sun (2012)These two extreme cases place limits on the price elasticity of demand for a factor. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Her skin has lost elasticity and looks rather leathery. The Sun (2010)The price elasticity of demand is a negative number. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)In this case the price elasticity of demand for the present factor is infinite. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)The elasticity of substitution measures how the relative use of an input changes when its relative price changes. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)The price elasticity of demand is a measure of how responsive quantity demanded is to changes in price. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Income changes and the concept of income elasticity can go a long way toward explaining much of the behavior we observe. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Explain how the per unit burden of a tax is affected by the price elasticity of the demand and supply curves. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Use weekly and it will reduce wrinkles and boost your skin 's elasticity. The Sun (2014)The top half helps smooth fine lines; the lower half aids elasticity in sagging skin. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It really increases my skin 's elasticity. The Sun (2012)Suppose that the demand curve has a constant price elasticity of -2. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)After three months, women who took a daily supplement showed a significant improvement in fine wrinkles and skin elasticity. The Sun (2011)Economists call this measure elasticity. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Taking vitamin E can improve skin elasticity. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)As we discuss the concept of price elasticity of demand, keep in mind that it is a measure of how you and others react to price changes. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)This leads to a loss of flexibility and elasticity in the collagen, which in turn encourages the formation of wrinkles as well as causing skin to sag. The Sun (2010)Makers claim they reduce fine lines, firm the skin and improve its elasticity - all without sticking a needle in your face. The Sun (2013)This is the hottest anti-ageing ingredient in town, as it gets rid of dead skin cells while encouraging collagen production to improve elasticity. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'elasticity'
British English: elasticity NOUN
The elasticity of a material or substance is its ability to return to its original shape, size, and condition after it has been stretched.
Daily facial exercises help her to retain the skin's elasticity.
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