Elongation vs Stretchability - What's the difference?

elongation | stretchability |


As nouns the difference between elongation and stretchability

is that elongation is elongation while stretchability is (uncountable) the state of being stretchable.

elongation

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act of lengthening, or the state of being lengthened; protraction; extension.
  • That which lengthens out; continuation.
  • The ratio of the extension of a material to the length of the material prior to stretching.
  • Removal to a distance; withdrawal; a being at a distance; distance.
  • The angular distance of a planet from the sun; as, the elongation of Venus or Mercury.
  • stretchability

    English

    Noun

  • (uncountable) The state of being stretchable
  • (countable) The extent to which something is stretchable