διαστολή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From διαστέλλω (diastéllō) +‎ (, abstract noun suffix), from διά (diá, apart) + στέλλω (stéllō, send).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

δῐᾰστολή (diastolḗf (genitive δῐᾰστολῆς); first declension

  1. dilatation
    Antonyms: συστολή (sustolḗ)

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek διαστολή (diastolḗ).

Noun[edit]

διαστολή (diastolíf (plural διαστολές)

  1. expansion (for metals)
  2. dilation, dilatation (for organs)
  3. distention
  4. diastole

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Further reading[edit]

  • διαστολή in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]