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Related to tumidity: multifoliate
1. Swollen; distended. Used of a body part or organ.
2. Of a bulging shape; protuberant.
3. Overblown; bombastic: tumid political prose.
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|Noun||1.||tumidity - slight swelling of an organ or part|
tumescence - tumidity resulting from the presence of blood or other fluid in the tissues
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