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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: distend(0.01596 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to distend.
English → Indonesian (quick)
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English → English (WordNet)
v 1: become wider; “His pupils were dilated” [syn: dilate]
2: cause to expand as it by internal pressure; “The gas
distended the animal's body”
3: swell from or as if from internal pressure; “The distended
bellies of the starving cows” English → English (gcide)
Distend \Dis*tend"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Distended; p. pr. &
vb. n. Distending.] [L. distendere, distentum, distensum;
dis- + tendere to stretch, stretch out: cf. F. distendre to
distend, d['e]tendre to unbend. See Tend, and cf.
1. To extend in some one direction; to lengthen out; to
But say, what mean those colored 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 inflate so as to
produce tension; to cause to swell; as, to distend a
bladder, the stomach, etc.
The warmth distends the chinks. --Dryden.
Syn: To dilate; expand; enlarge; swell; inflate.
Distend \Dis*tend"\, v. i.
To become expanded or inflated; to swell. “His heart
distends with pride.” --Milton.