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ex·pan·sion

(eks-pan'shŭn),
1. An increase in size as of chest or lungs.
2. The spreading out of any structure (for example, a tendon)).
3. An expanse; a wide area.
[L. ex-pando, pp. -pansus, to spread out]

ex·pan·sion

(eks-pan'shŭn)
1. An increase in size as of chest or lungs.
2. The spreading out of any structure, as a tendon.
3. An expanse; a wide area.
[L. ex-pando, pp. -pansus, to spread out]

ex·pan·sion

(eks-pan'shŭn)
1. An increase in size as of chest or lungs.
2. Spreading out of any structure (e.g., a tendon).
[L. ex-pando, pp. -pansus, to spread out]
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"We then expanded further into joint venture acquisitions and management of properties in Florida and now with my brother and son we have expanded this into a nationwide network of equity and management while expanding our brokerage division to over 50 full-time staff, appraisers, managers and administrators responsible for over 5,000,000 square feet."
At one point higher ed leaders envisioned Arizona State University West breaking away from the state university system and expanding on its own.
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A Timiskaming area manufacturer may be expanding within the coming year, requiring it to build a new, larger facility and create up to 35 new jobs in the region.
* TEI designed and launched a new website, vastly expanding the ability of the organization and its members to interact with one another, to share and act upon information, and to advance our common objectives.
However, the most important question is "What is the reason for expanding?"