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contractileadjective

uk   /kənˈtræk.taɪl/  us   /-t̬əl/ specialized
used to refer to ​bodytissue that is ​able to ​contract, or to something that ​causes this to ​happen
(Definition of contractile from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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