a new team in a league, composed largely of players from established league teams and formed when the league expands its membership.
a professional athletic team added to an established league
noun, Computers. 1. a connection in a computer, especially a personal computer, to which a new board or card can be added to expand the computer’s capabilities. noun 1. a physical electronic interface provided in a computer system to enable extra facilities to be added easily at a later date
noun 1. a joint between two parts of a structure, machine, etc., permitting expansion, as from heat, without structural damage. noun 1. (engineering) a gap in steel or concrete to allow for thermal expansion
[ik-span-shuh-niz-uh m] /ɪkˈspæn ʃəˌnɪz əm/ noun 1. a policy of , as of territory or currency: the colonial expansionism of Europe in the 19th century. /ɪkˈspænʃəˌnɪzəm/ noun 1. the doctrine or practice of expanding the economy or territory of a country n. “one who advocates the expansion of the territory of his nation,” 1864, from […]
/ɪkˌspɛrɪˈmɛntəˌlaɪz/ verb 1. (intransitive) to engage in experiments