dilater

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
(Redirected from se dilater)
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

dilater (plural dilaters)

  1. One who, or that which, dilates, expands, or enlarges.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Verb[edit]

dilater

  1. (transitive) to dilate

Conjugation[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

External links[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dīlāter

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of dīlātō

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in 1377, borrowing from Latin dīlātō.

Verb[edit]

dilater

  1. (transitive) to spread
  2. (reflexive, se dilater) to spread out; to cover a larger area than before
    • La ou la mer s'espant et se dilate
      In the place where the sea expands and spreads out

Conjugation[edit]