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vasodilation

[ vā′zō-dī-lāshən, -dĭ- ]
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n.

Dilation of a blood vessel, as by the action of a nerve or drug.phlebarteriectasia

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vasodilation
[ vā′zō-dī-lāshən, -dĭ- ]

Dilation of a blood vessel, as by the action of a nerve or drug.
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