Example sentences for: dilate

How can you use “dilate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In the continuous presence of MTX, blebs continue to swell and in many cases seem to disappear as they dilate and extend out of the focal plane.

  • The explosive tension of the epigram serves to focus consciousness, while the opennness of poetic imagery serves to dilate consciousness.

  • In patients with ARDS and acute pulmonary hypertension, inhaled NO has been shown to selectively dilate pulmonary vessels perfusing ventilated lung areas, and to improve arterial oxygenation [ 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9].

  • Were it an ordinary quiz and were you ordinary quiz participants, I'd dilate on your detestation of cutesy unconventional spelling.

  • On the upside: 1) Former guitarist John Frusciante returns to give the band a hint of their former jammy-jammin' glory; and 2) Rolling Stone is wildly positive (four stars), if completely alone in its enthusiasm--"They've written a whole album's worth of tunes that tickle the ear, romance the booty, swell the heart, moisten the tear ducts and dilate the third eye" (Greg Tate).

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