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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Diminution of swelling.

Usage examples (24)
  • “Give me, give me, give me, give me detumescence…”
  • The shift in autonomic, nervous control causes the reversal of circulation and the detumescence of the swollen organs in both sexes.
  • The foolishness begins immediately on detumescence, amusing questions like, what kind of word has gone out to keep everybody away from Geli but me?
  • Interdependence of contrectation and detumescence, 81-87 for more
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