dilate

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poisonous crystalline alkaloid extracted from the nightshade family; used as an antispasmodic and to dilate the eye pupil; also administered in large amounts as an antidote for organophosphate nerve agents or organophosphate insecticides atropine
surgical instrument that is used to dilate or distend an opening or an organ dilater , dilator
alkaloid with anticholinergic effects that is used as a sedative and to treat nausea and to dilate the pupils in ophthalmic procedures hyoscine , scopolamine
drug that causes the pupil of the eye to dilate; used to aid eye examinations mydriatic , mydriatic drug
powerful vasoconstrictor used to dilate the pupils and relieve nasal congestion phenylephrine
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