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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of expanding by pressure from within; The state of being stretched beyond normal dimensions.

Usage examples (31)
  • These can help decrease distension of the stomach.
  • (He looks off in to the distension of the hormone.)
  • But Lord help me, this distension of belly must cease.
  • Deep digital flexor, distension of the tarsal sheath of, 246 for more
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