Definition of Enlarged

1. Adjective. (of an organ or body part) excessively enlarged as a result of increased size in the constituent cells. "Hypertrophied myocardial fibers"

Exact synonyms: Hypertrophied
Antonyms: Atrophied



2. Adjective. As of a photograph; made larger. "The enlarged photograph revealed many details"
Exact synonyms: Blown-up
Similar to: Big, Large

3. Adjective. Larger than normal. "Enlarged joints"
Similar to: Unhealthy

4. Adjective. Enlarged to an abnormal degree. "Thick lenses exaggerated the size of her eyes"
Exact synonyms: Exaggerated, Magnified
Similar to: Increased

Definition of Enlarged

1. a. Made large or larger; extended; swollen.

Definition of Enlarged

1. Verb. (past of ''enlarge'') ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Enlarged

1. enlarge [v] - See also: enlarge

Lexicographical Neighbors of Enlarged

enkindling
enkitten
enlace
enlaced
enlacement
enlacements
enlaces
enlacing
enlaid
enlard
enlarded
enlarding
enlards
enlarge
enlargeable
enlarged (current term)
enlarged heart
enlarged pituitary infundibulum
enlargedness
enlargement
enlargements
enlargen
enlargens
enlarger
enlargers
enlarges
enlargest
enlargeth
enlarging
enlay

Literary usage of Enlarged

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Journal of Infectious Diseases by Infectious Diseases Society of America, John Rockefeller McCormick Memorial Fund, John McCormick Institute for Infectious Diseases (1914)
"Postmortem : The local lymph glands enlarged; retroperitoneal glands slightly enlarged; several necrotic areas in the liver; spleen not much enlarged but ..."

2. Biennial Report by California Dept. of Agriculture, California State Commission of Horticulture (1899)
"Steel-blue Ladybird—head and prothorax, male, enlarged. Ib. Steel-blue Ladybird—female ... Larva, enlarged. 2. Twig showing larva and pupa, natural size. 3. ..."

3. Proceedings by Philadelphia County Medical Society (1897)
"THE TREATMENT OF RETENTION OF URINE IN CASES OF enlarged PROSTATE. BY HM CHRISTIAN, MD Read December 28, 1898. WHERE retention of urine depends upon the ..."

4. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1895)
"An enlarged edition appeared in 1799, with an additional fifth volume, which contained a memoir of the bishop. In conjunction with the Rev. ..."

5. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With by John Leycester Adolphus, Great Britain Court of King's Bench (1842)
"... and that the peremptory paper (except as to the cases already set down therein) be abolished; and that in future all enlarged rules shall be drawn up ..."

6. The Journal of Infectious Diseases by Infectious Diseases Society of America, John Rockefeller McCormick Memorial Fund, John McCormick Institute for Infectious Diseases (1914)
"Postmortem : The local lymph glands enlarged; retroperitoneal glands slightly enlarged; several necrotic areas in the liver; spleen not much enlarged but ..."

7. Biennial Report by California Dept. of Agriculture, California State Commission of Horticulture (1899)
"Steel-blue Ladybird—head and prothorax, male, enlarged. Ib. Steel-blue Ladybird—female ... Larva, enlarged. 2. Twig showing larva and pupa, natural size. 3. ..."

8. Proceedings by Philadelphia County Medical Society (1897)
"THE TREATMENT OF RETENTION OF URINE IN CASES OF enlarged PROSTATE. BY HM CHRISTIAN, MD Read December 28, 1898. WHERE retention of urine depends upon the ..."

9. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1895)
"An enlarged edition appeared in 1799, with an additional fifth volume, which contained a memoir of the bishop. In conjunction with the Rev. ..."

10. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With by John Leycester Adolphus, Great Britain Court of King's Bench (1842)
"... and that the peremptory paper (except as to the cases already set down therein) be abolished; and that in future all enlarged rules shall be drawn up ..."

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