distend definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To swell completely or expand from or like from interior force.
    • to be expanded or filled; to swell.
    • To swell out or increase from or as though from inner stress.
    • to be expanded or filled; to enlarge.
    • To enlarge out or expand from or just as if from internal force.
    • To become expanded or filled; to swell.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To cause to expand by or like by inner stress; dilate.
    • To extend.
    • to increase in a few one way; to lengthen away; to stretch.
    • To extend or extend in all directions; to dilate; to expand, as by elasticity of components; to inflate to be able to produce stress; resulting in to swell
    • resulting in to enhance by or as though by interior force; dilate.
    • To extend.
    • to increase in certain one course; to lengthen out; to stretch.
    • To loosen up or increase everywhere; to dilate; to expand, as by elasticity of parts; to inflate in order to produce stress; to cause to swell
    • resulting in to grow by or as though by inner force; dilate.
    • to give.
    • To extend in some one path; to lengthen away; to extend.
    • To loosen up or expand everywhere; to dilate; to expand, as by elasticity of components; to inflate to be able to produce stress; resulting in to swell
  • verb:
    • to give or increase, as from internal stress; to swell
    • To extend; to loosen up; to disseminate.
    • To cause to swell.
    • resulting in gravidity.
    • come to be wider
    • cause to grow as it by internal stress
    • swell from or as if from internal force
    • to give or expand, as from interior pressure; to swell
    • To extend; to extend; to disseminate.
    • resulting in to swell.
    • resulting in gravidity.
    • become wider
    • cause to expand whilst by inner pressure
    • swell from or like from interior stress
    • to give or expand, as from interior stress; to swell
    • to increase; to extend; to spread-out.
    • resulting in to enlarge.
    • resulting in gravidity.
    • become broader
    • cause to enhance because it by inner pressure
    • swell from or as though from interior pressure
  • others:
    • To stretch or spread in all directions; dilate; expand; swell out; expand: because, to distend a bladder; to distend the lungs.
    • To stretch in virtually any course; expand.
    • To widen; spread apart.
    • To become distended; swell.
    • To extend or distribute everywhere; dilate; increase; enlarge out; enlarge: because, to distend a bladder; to distend the lungs.
    • To extend in almost any path; expand.
    • To broaden; scatter aside.
    • To become distended; swell.
    • To extend or distribute in all directions; dilate; expand; enlarge out; enlarge: because, to distend a bladder; to distend the lungs.
    • To stretch in every course; extend.
    • To widen; scatter apart.
    • To become distended; swell.

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