distend

(dis-tend´) to expand outward owing to pressure from within.
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distend

[v] - swell from or as if from internal pressure
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Distend

• (v. t.) To stretch out or extend in all directions; to dilate; to enlarge, as by elasticity of parts; to inflate so as to produce tension; to cause to swell; as, to distend a bladder, the stomach, etc. • (v. i.) To become expanded or inflated; to swell. • (v. t.) To extend in some one direction; to lengthen out; to stretch.Distend:...
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distend

verb become wider; `His pupils were dilated`
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Distend

Dis·tend' intransitive verb To become expanded or inflated; to swell. 'His heart distends with pride.' Milton.
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Distend

Dis·tend' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Distended ; present participle & verbal noun Distending .] [ Latin distendere , distentum , distensum ; dis- + tendere to stretch, stretch out:...
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distend

cause to expand as it by internal pressure
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distend

distend, distensible 1. To stretch out. 2. To expand, as by pressure from within; make or become swollen.
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distend

swell from or as if from internal pressure
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distend

swell from or as if from internal pressure
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distend

To become expanded or inflated; to swell. 'His heart distends with pride.' ... 1. To extend in some one direction; to lengthen out; to stretch. 'But say, what mean those coloured streaks in heaven Distended as the brow of God appeased?' (Milton) ... 2. To stretch out or extend in all directions; to dilate; to enlarge, as by elasticity of parts; to ...
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