Definition of Tumidity

1. Noun. Slight swelling of an organ or part.

Exact synonyms: Tumidness
Generic synonyms: Lump, Puffiness, Swelling
Specialized synonyms: Tumescence
Derivative terms: Tumid, Tumid, Tumid, Tumid



Definition of Tumidity

1. n. The quality or state of being tumid.

Definition of Tumidity

1. Noun. The condition of being tumid ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tumidity

1. the quality or state of being tumid [n -TIES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tumidity

tumefies
tumefy
tumefying
tumentia
tumeric
tumeric yellow
tumesce
tumesced
tumescence
tumescences
tumescent
tumesces
tumescing
tumid
tumidities
tumidity (current term)
tumidly
tumidness
tumidnesses
tummal
tummals
tummelberries
tummelberry
tummies
tummler
tummlers
tummo
tummy
tummy crunch
tummy tuck

Literary usage of Tumidity

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1. Studies of the Greek poets by John Addington Symonds (1877)
"His Difficulty and tumidity of Style. PINDAR, in spite of his great popularity among the Greeks, offers no exception to the rule that we know but little of ..."

2. Edinburgh Medical and Surgical Journal (1816)
"In the second form of these affections, there are general fulness and deep colour of the countenance; tumidity and enlargement of the veins of the upper ..."

3. The Western Journal of Medicine and Surgery by Daniel Drake, Lundsford Pitts Yandell (1841)
"Too much had been said about the tumidity of the tonsils, and of the tongue; ... Now, tumidity of the tonsils induced a certain well-known and equally ..."

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