[ˌdʌɪleɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n, dɪleɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n, ˌdʌɪləˈteɪʃ(ə)n, ˌdɪləˈteɪʃ(ə)n]
  1. the action of dilating a vessel or opening or the process of becoming dilated.
late Middle English: via Old French from late Latin dilatatio(n-), from the verb dilatare ( see dilate).
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Laguages Translations
Afrikaans dilatering
Arabic توسيع
Bangla প্রসার
Bosnian (Latin) dilatacija
Bulgarian (NOUN)дилатация
Cantonese (Traditional) 擴張
Chinese Simplified 扩张
Chinese Traditional 擴張
Croatian dilatacije
Czech (NOUN)dilatace
Dutch maagdilatatie
Estonian paisutamine
Filipino pagluwang
Finnish (NOUN)laajentuma
German (NOUN)Erweiterung
Greek (NOUN)διάταση, διαστολή
Haitian Creole dilitasyon
Hebrew הרחבה
Hindi (NOUN)फैलने
Hungarian (NOUN)dilatáció, tágítása
Icelandic Útvíkkun
Indonesian dilatasi
Italian (NOUN)dilatazione
Japanese (NOUN)拡張
Korean 팽창
Latvian dilatāciju
Lithuanian dilatacija
Maltese twessigħ
Norwegian Bokmål dilatasjon
Persian (NOUN)اتساع
Polish (NOUN)dylatacji, poszerzenie
Portuguese (NOUN)dilatação
Querétaro Otomi dilatación
Romanian (NOUN)dilatarea
Russian (NOUN)Дилатации
Serbian (Cyrillic) дилатације
Serbian (Latin) dilatacije
Slovak (NOUN)dilatácie
Slovenian (NOUN)dilatacija
Spanish (NOUN)dilatación
Tamil கண்மணி விரிவடைந்த
Telugu కనురెప్ప
Thai แม้
Turkish (NOUN)dilatasyon
Ukrainian дилатація
Urdu فراخی
Vietnamese Nong
Welsh ymledu
Yucatec Maya dilatación
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