adj. distended, enlarged, swollen, expanded (Archaic)

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  • Distent — Dis*tent , a. [L. distentus, p. p. See {Distend}.] Distended. [Poetic] Thomson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Distent — Dis*tent , n. Breadth. [Obs.] Sir H. Wotton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • distent — /di stent /, adj. Obs. distended. [1580 90; < L distentus distended (var. of DISTENSUS ptp. of distendere to DISTEND)] * * * …   Universalium

  • distent — dentist …   Anagrams dictionary

  • distent — …   Useful english dictionary

  • dentist — distent …   Anagrams dictionary

  • distention — /di sten sheuhn/, n. the act of distending or the state of being distended. Also, distension. [1375 1425; late ME distensioun < L distention (s. of distentio), equiv. to distent(us) DISTENT + ion ION] * * * …   Universalium

  • ANTOECI — Si relative considerentur partium terrae habitatores, respectu ad se invicem, alii Periaeci sunt, alii Antoeci, alii Antipodes. Perioece sunt, qui pari Latitudine ab Aequatore distant, et ab eodem Aequatoris latere habitant (utrique scil. a… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • GANYMEDES — Trois fil. puer formosissimus, quem cum Iuppiter deperiret, in Idae monte venantem ab aquila rapi iussit, et in caelum afferri, eumque poculis praefici, repudiato ministerio Hebes, filiae Iunonis, quae ante illius raptum miscendo nectari praeerat …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Wissen — 1. A Niada woas, wou n da Schuig druckt. (Steiermark.) – Firmenich, II, 765, 21. Ein jeder weiss, wo ihn der Schuh drückt. 2. Ach gott, wie gerne ich wissen wolt, wem ich auf erden vertrawen solt. Wenn einer zu mir spricht: Gott grüsse dich! so… …   Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

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