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bloat

1. verb MED cause to swell2. verb MED swell with gas3. verb cause to expand4. verb expand5. noun COMP undesirable expansion 6. noun VET animal disease 1 verb MED cause to swell TRANSITIVEat  c m upasta bloats my stomach atann pasta mo bholg, líonann pasta mo bholg le gaothhe's bloated with drink tá sé i gcruth pléascadh ag an ól, tá sé réidh le pléascadh ag an ól 2 (also bloat up) verb MED swell with gas INTRANSITIVEat  c m ubodies bloat up in the sun atann coirp faoin ngrian
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3 verb cause to expand TRANSITIVEcuir le PhrV  c m uit'll only bloat the state bureaucracy ní dhéanfaidh sé ach cur le maorlathas an stáitshe did it to bloat her own ego ar mhaithe lena hego féin a rinne sí é 4 verb expand INTRANSITIVEborr verb  c m urófhairsingighthe deficit could bloat up to 700 million euro d'fhéadfadh an t-easnamh borradh chomh hard le 700 milliún eurodatabases have a tendency to bloat tá claonadh ag bunachair sonraí borradh 5 noun COMP undesirable expansion rófhairsingiúsoftware bloat rófhairsingiú bogearraí 6 noun VET animal diseaseboilg fem2  c m uthe cattle are suffering from bloat tá boilg ar an eallach