Definitions for ectasis

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ectasia, ectasis(noun)

    dilatation or distension of a hollow organ

Wiktionary

  1. ectasis(Noun)

    dilatation: for example, bronchiectasis, which refers to a pathologic dilatation of the bronchi of the lung.

  2. ectasis(Noun)

    The lengthening of a syllable from short to long.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ectasis(noun)

    the lengthening of a syllable from short to long

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