Definition of contractible in English:

contractible

Line breaks: con|tract|ible
Pronunciation: /kənˈtraktɪb(ə)l
 
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adjective

Able to be shrunk or capable of contracting.
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  • Siegal's portable house has expandable and contractible spaces and varying degrees of transparency in materials with the intention of providing a richness of experience in a simple form.
  • A container having a contractible body for storing a liquid is provided.

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