Contractile

drawing together resulting in decreased size or bulk.
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contractile

[adj] - capable of contracting or being contracted
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Contractile

Con·tract'ile adjective [ Confer French contractile .] tending to contract; having the power or property of contracting, or of shrinking into shorter or smaller dimensions; as, the contractile tissues. « The heart's contractile force. H. Brooke. » « Each
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contractile

Having the property of contracting. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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contractile

adjective capable of contracting or being contracted; `the contractile wings of an insect`
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contractile

(kәn-trak´tīl) having the power or tendency to contract in response to a suitable stimulus.
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Contractile

• (a.) tending to contract; having the power or property of contracting, or of shrinking into shorter or smaller dimensions; as, the contractile tissues.
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contractile

Type: Term Pronunciation: kon-trak′tīl Definitions: 1. Having the property of contracting.
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