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noun. ['ɪˌlæbɝˈeɪʃən'] addition of extra material or illustration or clarifying detail.
- expanding upon
Rhymes with Elaboration
How do you pronounce elaboration?
Pronounce elaboration as ɪˌlæbərˈeɪʃən.
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Sentences with elaboration
1. Noun, singular or mass
The induced fit model is an elaboration on the basic idea of the lock and key model.
Quotes about elaboration
1. It's where we're nearest to our humanness. Useless knowledge for its own sake. Useful knowledge is good, too, but it's for the faint-hearted, an elaboration of the real thing, which is only to shine some light, it doesn't matter where on what, it's the light itself, against the darkness, it's what's left of God's purpose when you take away God.
- Tom Stoppard, The Invention of Love
noun. ['ɪˌlæbɝˈeɪʃən'] the result of improving something.
noun. ['ɪˌlæbɝˈeɪʃən'] a discussion that provides additional information.
- stay in place
- fall back
noun. ['ɪˌlæbɝˈeɪʃən'] developing in intricate and painstaking detail.
noun. ['ɪˌlæbɝˈeɪʃən'] marked by elaborately complex detail.