elastic membrane n.
A membrane formed of elastic connective tissue fibers, such as that surrounding the arteries.
noun, Physics. 1. . noun 1. another name for modulus of elasticity
- Elastic rebound
noun 1. (geology) a theory of earthquakes that envisages gradual deformation of the fault zone without fault slippage until friction is overcome, when the fault suddenly slips to produce the earthquake
noun, Physics. 1. the scattering of particles due to an elastic collision.
- Elastic skin
elastic skin n. See Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.