distended definition

  • verb:
    • Simple past tense and past participle of distend.
    • Simple past tense and previous participle of distend.
    • Easy past tense and past participle of distend.
  • adjective:
    • Extended or expanded, as from internal pressure; swollen.
    • gravid.
    • prolonged or expanded, as from interior force; swollen.
    • gravid.
    • prolonged or broadened, as from interior pressure; inflamed.
    • gravid.
  • others:
    • In entomology, dilated: as, distended tarsi.
    • In entomology, dilated: since, distended tarsi.
    • In entomology, dilated: because, distended tarsi.

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