v.expand; develop; extend; spread; broaden
expand a road
expand political influence
achieve further expansion
The forest land of the province will be expanded to ten million acres within five years.
This factory expands to the riverside.
His power has extended beyond the seas.
I'll try to expand the impression, and compare it to other seals.
The attempt to expand the business was a catastrophe for the firm.
- Note"扩展" is different from "扩张". "扩展" expresses the expansion of the plane; "扩张" expresses the three-dimensional and multi-faceted expansion. "扩张" is often derogatory when used in abstract meaning.