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dis·ten·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. distention, distensionnoun

    the act of expanding by pressure from within

  2. dilatation, distension, distentionnoun

    the state of being stretched beyond normal dimensions

Wiktionary

  1. distensionnoun

    The act of distending.

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  1. distension

    Distension refers to the act or state of expanding or swelling out, often due to pressure from within. It is commonly used in a medical context to describe the enlargement or ballooning effect in organs or tissues, often as a result of a buildup of fluid, gas, or other substances.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Distensionnoun

    same as Distention

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of distension in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of distension in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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