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Definitionbecome wider (bigger)
- He glanced over the back of the bench, dilating his nostrils, and thought as little of exchanging civilities with me as with my companion the cat.Chapter 3 (82% in)
- She supported him calmly, in appearance; and he fixed on her features his raised eyes that seemed dilating with ecstasy.Chapter 28 (82% in)
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