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distension

see definition of distension
  • as ininflation
  • as inprolongation
  • as inprotraction
  • as insatiation
  • as inexpansion
  • as inextension
  • as infatness
  • as infullness
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Synonyms for distension

noun increase, swelling
  • boom
  • expansion
  • hike
  • rise
  • aggrandizement
  • boost
  • buildup
  • distension
  • enhancement
  • enlargement
  • escalation
  • extension
  • intensification
  • prosperity
  • puffiness
  • spread
  • tumefaction
  • blowing up

Antonyms for distension

  • abridgment
  • compression
  • decrease
  • reduction
  • deflation
  • shrinkage
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More words related to distension

expansion

noun. growth
  • amplification
  • augmentation
  • breadth
  • development
  • diffusion
  • dilation
  • distance
  • distension
  • enlargement
  • evolution
  • expanse
  • extension
  • increase
  • inflation
  • magnification
  • maturation
  • multiplication
  • opening out
  • space
  • spread
  • stretch
  • swelling
  • unfolding
  • unfurling
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