tumidity

The condition of being tumid

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  • Tumidity — Tu*mid i*ty, n. The quality or state of being tumid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tumidity — index bombast Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • tumidity — See tumid. * * * …   Universalium

  • tumidity — tu·mid·i·ty || tuː mɪdÉ™tɪ /tju n. swollenness, puffiness; state of being tumid …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tumidity — n. Tumidness, turgidity …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • tumidity — tu·mid·i·ty …   English syllables

  • tumidity — noun slight swelling of an organ or part • Syn: ↑tumidness • Derivationally related forms: ↑tumid (for: ↑tumidness), ↑tumid • Hypernyms: ↑swelling, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • tumid — tumidity, tumidness, n. tumidly, adv. /tooh mid, tyooh /, adj. 1. swollen, or affected with swelling, as a part of the body. 2. pompous or inflated, as language; turgid; bombastic. 3. seeming to swell; bulging. [1535 45; < L tumidus swollen,… …   Universalium

  • tumescence — noun tumidity resulting from the presence of blood or other fluid in the tissues • Derivationally related forms: ↑tumescent • Hypernyms: ↑tumidity, ↑tumidness …   Useful english dictionary

  • tumidness — noun slight swelling of an organ or part • Syn: ↑tumidity • Derivationally related forms: ↑tumid, ↑tumid (for: ↑tumidity) • Hypernyms: ↑swelling, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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