\da͡ɪlˈe͡ɪtə], \daɪlˈeɪtə], \d_aɪ_l_ˈeɪ_t_ə]\
Definitions of DILATOR
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Dilatatorinm, (F.) Dilatateur. An instrument, used for dilating a wound, excretory canal, or other natural or artificial opening. When employed to obtain an inspection of internal parts, it is termed Speculum, Dioptra, or Dioptron. There are several instruments of this kind, each taking its name from the part to which it is applied; as Speculum Oris, S. Nasi, S. Uteri, &c.
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