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Definition of Dilating

Dilating
Dilate Di*late" (?; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dilated; p. pr. & vb. n. Dilating.] [L. dilatare; either fr. di- = dis- + latus wide, not the same word as latus, used as p. p. of ferre to bear (see Latitude); or fr. dilatus, used as p. p. of differre to separate (see Delay, Tolerate, Differ, and cf. Dilatory): cf. F. dilater.] 1. To expand; to distend; to enlarge or extend in all directions; to swell; -- opposed to contract; as, the air dilates the lungs; air is dilated by increase of heat. 2. To enlarge upon; to relate at large; to tell copiously or diffusely. [R.] Do me the favor to dilate at full What hath befallen of them and thee till now. --Shak. Syn: To expand; swell; distend; enlarge; spread out; amplify; expatiate.

Meaning of Dilating from wikipedia

- Dilator or dilatator is a medical term with a number of uses, including: A surgical instrument or medical implement used to induce dilation, that is,...
- Dilation (or dilatation) may refer to: Cervical dilation, the widening of the cervix in childbirth, miscarriage etc. Coronary dilation, or coronary reflex...
- Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a condition in which the heart becomes enlarged and cannot pump blood effectively. Symptoms vary from none to feeling...
- Time dilation is a difference in the elapsed time as measured by two clocks due to a relative velocity between them or to a difference in gravitational...
- Hegar dilators are dilators used to treat vaginismus, induce cervical dilation, and for inflatable penile implant procedures. Hegar dilators were developed...
- resembling an anal dilator Proctoscope, another medical device inserted anally ****l dilator, an equivalent device for dilating the **** Francisco...
- Dilatancy may refer to: Dilatancy (granular material): an increase in volume under shear Dilatancy (viscous material): the solidification of viscous fluids...
- Dilation (or dilatation) and curettage (D&C) refers to the dilation (widening/opening) of the cervix and surgical removal of part of the lining of the...
- the blades apart. A cylindrical-shaped speculum, introduced in 2001, the dilating ****l speculum (also known as the Veda-scope) invented by Clemens van...
- Dilated Peoples is an American hip hop group from Los Angeles, California. They achieved notability in the underground hip hop community, although they...
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