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dilate on (something)

To discuss or write about something at length. I think you need to dilate on this point because it's so important to your argument.
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dilate on something

Fig. to speak or write in great detail on some subject. I am sure you do not wish me to dilate further on this matter. If you do not see my point, I would be pleased to dilate on this matter further.
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To perform has no other aim but to dilate the body, which is the process of a body's becoming particles, or becoming molecular of all kinds.
Sonuc: Anjiyografik olarak normal koroner arterlere sahip idiyopatik dilate kardiyomiyopatili hastalarm, dilate kardiyomiyopatisi olmayan kontrol bireylerle karsilastirildigi zaman, her uc koroner damar icin daha yuksek TIMI kare sayisina sahip olduklarini gosterdik.
It then dilates the blood vessels and helps the oxygen get to cells that need it.
Because its effects last just a few minutes, it was initially used only to test whether a patient's vessels could dilate.
The process relies on nitric oxide, a chemical synthesized in the lungs and blood vessel walls, to dilate blood vessels and ensure that oxygen-rich hemoglobin can penetrate even the narrowest capillaries to nourish tissues.
But unlike other such drugs, it also dilates blood vessels and serves as an antioxidant.
Pupils dilate about 5 percent in normal individuals and in those with other types of dementia but 23 percent in those with or possibly suffering from Alzheimer's.
and his colleagues suggested that blood vessels in people with essential hypertension showed an impaired ability to dilate.
Phthalide works through such a simple and direct mechanism to dilate vessels," he says.
Vessels dilate and constrict, add cells to widen their channels, or thicken their walls so that the channels narrow and clog.
Levosimendan dilates blood vessels to improve blood flow and increases the heart's sensitivity to calcium, which intensifies contractions and boosts pumping capacity.
The show dilates on four themes: Strong Images, Critical Viewpoints, Emerging Peripheries, and The Athens Effect--which doesn't tell you much, although it does sound very right now/yesterday.