Definitions for dilatationˌdɪl əˈteɪ ʃən, ˌdaɪ lə-

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. dilatation, distension, distention(noun)

    the state of being stretched beyond normal dimensions

  2. dilation, dilatation(noun)

    the act of expanding an aperture

    "the dilation of the pupil of the eye"

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  1. dilatation(Noun)

    Prolixity; diffuse discourse.

  2. dilatation(Noun)

    The act of dilating; expansion; an enlarging on all sides; the state of being dilated; dilation.

  3. dilatation(Noun)

    A dilation or enlargement of a canal or other organ.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Dilatation(noun)

    prolixity; diffuse discourse

  2. Dilatation(noun)

    the act of dilating; expansion; an enlarging on al/ sides; the state of being dilated; dilation

  3. Dilatation(noun)

    a dilation or enlargement of a canal or other organ

  4. Origin: [OE. dilatacioun, F. dilatation, L. dilatatio, fr. dilatare. See Dilate, and cf. 2d Dilation.]

U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Dilatation

    The act of dilating.


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