expansion

definition: 
the act of increasing (something) in size or volume or quantity or scope
sentence: 
They’re in the midst of fundraising for their next expansion, a medical clinic intended to increase their capacity to care for residents on-site.
I’m cautiously optimistic, considering the progress that the developer made between the first and second expansions.
difficulty: 
very easy
toefl frequency: 
3
toefl classification: 
adverb: 
adjective: 
expandable
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adjective sentence: 
verb: 
expand
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noun: 
expansion
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