Definitions for ectasis
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ectasis
dilatation or distension of a hollow organ
dilatation: for example, bronchiectasis, which refers to a pathologic dilatation of the bronchi of the lung.
The lengthening of a syllable from short to long.
the lengthening of a syllable from short to long
Origin: [L., fr. Gr. ; 'ek out + to stretch.]
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