nonrigid

adjective non·rig·id \ ˌnän-ˈri-jəd \

Definition of nonrigid

: not rigid : such as
a : flexible
  • a sheet of nonrigid plastic
b : not having the outer shape maintained by a fixed framework : maintaining form by pressure of contained gas
  • A blimp is a nonrigid airship.

First Known Use of nonrigid

1874

in the meaning defined above

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