God made. (1.) One of the descendants of Judah, of the family of Hezron (1 Chr. 2:39, “Eleasah”). (2.) A descendant of king Saul (1 Chr. 8:37; 9:43). (3.) The son of Shaphan, one of the two who were sent by Zedekiah to Nebuchadnezzar, and also took charge of Jeremiah’s letter to the captives in Babylon (Jer. 29:3).
[ih-las-muh-brangk, ih-laz-] /ɪˈlæs məˌbræŋk, ɪˈlæz-/ adjective 1. belonging or pertaining to the Elasmobranchii, the subclass of cartilaginous fishes comprising the sharks and rays. noun 2. an elasmobranch fish. /ɪˈlæsməˌbræŋk; ɪˈlæz-/ noun 1. any cartilaginous fish of the subclass Elasmobranchii (or Selachii), which includes the sharks, rays, dogfish, and skates adjective 2. of, relating to, or […]
/ɪˈlæzməˌsɔː/ noun 1. a very long-necked extinct marine reptile: a type of plesiosaur
n. giant sea reptile from the Mezozoic, 1879, from Modern Latin (coined 1868 by E.D. Cope), from Greek elasmos “metal plate” (from elan “to strike;” see elastic) + -saurus.
[ih-las-tuh ns] /ɪˈlæs təns/ noun, Electricity. 1. the reciprocal of capacitance. /ɪˈlæstəns/ noun 1. (physics) the reciprocal of capacitance. It is measured in reciprocal farads (darafs) elastance e·las·tance (ĭ-lās’təns) n. A measure of the tendency of a hollow organ to recoil toward its original dimensions upon removal of a distending or compressing force. It is […]