What does distensible mean?

distensible meaning in General Dictionary

with the capacity of being swollen or dilated

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  • effective at being distended; capable stretch and increase
  • effective at becoming distended or dilated.

distensible meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) with the capacity of being distended or dilated.


Sentence Examples with the word distensible

Its stomach is distensible in an extraordinary degree, and not rarely fishes have been taken out quite as large and heavy as their destroyer.

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