how to pronounce dilation


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The above transcription of dilation is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

dilation is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of dilation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… vasodilation so dilation of the blood …”

meanings of dilation


  1. State of being dilated; expansion; dilatation.
  2. In morphology, a basic operation (denoted ⊕) that usually uses a structuring element for probing and expanding the shapes contained in the input image.
  3. Delay.
  4. The act of dilating.

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