Meaning of ELASTIC in English

ELASTIC

n.

Function: noun

Date: 1847

1 a : easily stretched rubber usually prepared in cords, strings, or bands b : RUBBER BAND

2 a : an elastic fabric usually made of yarns containing rubber b : something made from this fabric

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.