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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- becoming distended, or inflated.

Usage examples (3)
  • The more oxygen these last globules have at their disposal during their formation, the more vigorous, transparent, and turgescent, and, as a consequence of this last...
  • Except for the occasional mosquitoe, there was no sound save the turgescent sea and his Voice.
  • The world has long ago made up its mind on the merits and defects of this periodical, its masculine thought and energetic diction, alternating with disguised common-place and... for more
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