flexibility flexibility  /f ˌlɛk sə ˈbɪ lə ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the property of being flexible; easily bent or shaped
  2. (n) the quality of being adaptable or variable
  3. (n) the trait of being easily persuaded

Usage(s):

  1. Its focus on maximizing muscle flexibility has been useful for everyone from injured NBA players to children with cerebral palsy.
  2. With more and more sites emphasizing flexibility and user control over content, Evite's fill-in-the-blanks approach feels clumsy and dated.
  3. In other words, Best Buy allows its workers limitless flexibility in the hours they keep and the location they choose to do business so long as project goals are satisfied.

News

  1. Ensinger Special Polymers Offers Economy and Flexibility with Compression Molded High ...

    Ensinger Special Polymers, Inc., a leader in compression molding of high performance, high temperature thermoplastics, offers economy and flexibility with smaller quantity production runs. High performance engineering materials are often the best choice to solve the most challenging engineering problems, but some applications do not require high volume production runs. Ensinger Special Polymers ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Cheap And Easy Steps For Business Flexibility: Strategy Putanesca

    I love pasta putanesca, with the tangy sauce that is cheap and easy, like it?s namesakes. There are some cheap and easy steps that a business can take to increase its flexibility to either expand or contract, as market conditions dictate. I call this Strategy Putanesca.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Flexibility with PaaS: how to keep your options open

    When considering a cloud application development and deployment platform such as a Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) offering, one of the key considerations is the flexibility that the PaaS platform offers. Join GigaOM Research and our sponsor Red Hat for an in-depth discussion on June 25 at 10 a.m. PT.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: GigaOM

Quotes

  1. "We have a responsibility, Republicans and Democrats have a responsibility to give our troops the resources they need to do their job and the flexibility they need to prevail," Bush told reporters.
    on Feb 15, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Washington Post

  2. "It's very important that at least someone meet with the Hamas leaders to express their views, to ascertain what flexibility they have, to try to induce them to stop all attacks against innocent civilians in Israel and to cooperate with e Fatah as a...
    on Apr 13, 2008 By: Jimmy Carter Source: Daily Star - Lebanon

  3. "China's decision to increase the flexibility ...... is a constructive step that can help safeguard the recovery and contribute to a more balanced global economy," the US president said in the statement on Saturday.
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN

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