Definition of elastic band in English:

elastic band

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  • A rubber band.
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    • I fixed it with rubber elastic bands to reduce vibrations and noise.
    • Here were the lower halves of trouser-legs with elastic bands to hold them in position between knee and ankle.
    • In a normal joint, the ligaments are like tight elastic bands holding the bones apart, while the bones themselves have a protective coating of cartilage.

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