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Dilator definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DILATOR, n. That which widens or expands; a muscle that dilates.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a muscle or nerve that dilates or widens a body part
2: a drug that causes dilation
3: a surgical instrument that is used to dilate or distend an opening or an organ [syn: dilator, dilater]

Merriam Webster's

noun see dilate

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. 1 Anat. a muscle that dilates an organ. 2 Surgery an instrument for dilating a tube or cavity in the body.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Dilator Di*lat"or, n. [See Dilate.] 1. One who, or that which, widens or expands. 2. (Anat.) A muscle that dilates any part. 3. (Med.) An instrument for expanding a part; as, a urethral dilator.



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