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Geometry

Dilation is a transformation that changes the size of a figure but not its shape.

Pregnancy

Dilation is the process of the cervix opening during child birth to allow the baby to pass from the uterus to the birth canal. You start with a closed cervix (0 dilation) to complete (10 cm dilated). This is the first stage of labor.

Medicine

Any widening or overall increase in width of an opening, such as the pupils of the eye.

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Getting bigger. Dilation factor of 2, then it would get twice the size.

Geometric dilation (size change, typically expansion) does not change the shape of a figure, or its center location, only the size.

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Dilation (or enlargements require a centre of dilation (or enlargement). Since none has been given, no dilation is possible.

Arteriole dilation is an increase in the diameter of a small artery.

Depo Provera does not cause dilation of your pupils.

Bronchiectasis is the medical term for dilation of the bronchi. It is a chronic necrotizing infection of bronchi & bronchioles causing abnormal permanent dilation of these airways.Rationale: Dilation (-ectasis) of the bronchi (bronchi/o = bronchus).treakia i thinkbronchiectasis

To increase in size. You use the dilation property in coordinative graphs.

The opposite of dilation is contraction. When an object is contracted, it is reduced in size.

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Aortic dilation is the widening of the aorta. This widening could be an aortic aneurysm.