supercontract

intransitive verb su·per·contract \¦süpə(r)+\

Definition of supercontract

  1. :  to shrink irreversibly —used especially of keratin fibers and substances (such as hair or wool) containing keratin

supercontraction

\"+\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of supercontract

super- + contract


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