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synonyms for distensible

  • abundant
  • broad
  • comfortable
  • commodious
  • comprehensive
  • dilatable
  • expandable
  • expansive
  • extended
  • generous
  • liberal
  • plentiful
  • roomy
  • sizable
  • spacious
  • substantial
  • vast
  • voluminous
  • wide

antonyms for distensible

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  • cramped
  • small
  • squeezed
  • tiny
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How to use distensible in a sentence

The darkened and distensible throat pouch of the adult male probably is the best available indicator of sexual maturity.
FIELD STUDY OF KANSAS ANT-EATING FROGHENRY S. FITCH
Upon this flexible anterior part there are four short but distensible tentacles.
MARINE PROTOZOA FROM WOODS HOLEGARY N. CALKINS
Their lower jaw is highly distensible; the opening beings longer than the skull.
REPTILES AND BIRDSLOUIS FIGUIER
Its powerful voice is due to the distensible resonator which it possesses in its laryngeal pouch, described above.
A HAND-BOOK TO THE PRIMATES, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)HENRY O. FORBES
Certain genera possess also sacs formed by distensible folds of the skin in the cheeks.
A HAND-BOOK TO THE PRIMATES, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)HENRY O. FORBES
Inflate the œsophagus with a blowpipe and note how distensible is its lower end near the breast.
ELEMENTARY ZOOLOGY, SECOND EDITIONVERNON L. KELLOGG
In some the bones are joined by distensible ligaments and the fish can swallow other fishes larger than itself.
A GUIDE TO THE STUDY OF FISHES, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)DAVID STARR JORDAN
Hyla bistincta differs from other members of the group in having vocal slits and a distensible vocal sac.
A REVIEW OF THE FROGS OF THE HYLA BISTINCTA GROUPWILLIAM E. DUELLMAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO DISTENSIBLE

  • abundant
  • broad
  • comfortable
  • commodious
  • comprehensive
  • dilatable
  • distensible
  • expandable
  • expansive
  • extended
  • generous
  • liberal
  • plentiful
  • roomy
  • sizable
  • spacious
  • substantial
  • vast
  • voluminous
  • wide
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.