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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From διαστέλλω (diastéllō) +‎ (, abstract noun suffix), from διά (diá, apart) + στέλλω (stéllō, send).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

δῐᾰστολή (diastolḗf (genitive δῐᾰστολῆς); first declension

  1. dilatation
    Antonyms: συστολή (sustolḗ)

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek διαστολή (diastolḗ).

NounEdit

διαστολή (diastolíf (plural διαστολές)

  1. expansion (for metals)
  2. dilation, dilatation (for organs)
  3. distention
  4. diastole

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Further readingEdit

  • διαστολή in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]