dilatate

[ dih-ley-teyt, dil-uh-teyt ]
/ dɪˈleɪ teɪt, ˈdɪl əˌteɪt /

adjective

dilated; broadened.

Nearby words

  1. dilapidate,
  2. dilapidated,
  3. dilapidation,
  4. dilatancy,
  5. dilatant,
  6. dilatation,
  7. dilatation and curettage,
  8. dilatator,
  9. dilate,
  10. dilation

Origin of dilatate

1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin dīlātātus, past participle of dīlātāre to dilate; see -ate1

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