-ectasis

-ectasia

, -ectasis (ek-tā'zē-ă),
Dilation, expansion.
[G. ektasis, a stretching]
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-ectasia

, -ectasis
Combining forms meaning dilation, expansion.
[G. ektasis, a stretching]
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-ectasis

[L. fr. Gr. ektasis, extension]
Suffix meaning dilation or expansion.
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