Turgesce
Turgesce Tur*gesce", v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Turgesced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Turgescing}.] [L. turgescere, v. incho. fr. turgere to swell.] To become turgid; to swell or be inflated. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • turgesce — turgesce, v. rare. (tɜːˈdʒɛs) [ad. L. turgēscĕre, inceptive of turgēre: see prec. and esce.] intr. To begin to swell, to become turgid or inflated. in Webster; and in later Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

  • Turgesced — Turgesce Tur*gesce , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Turgesced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Turgescing}.] [L. turgescere, v. incho. fr. turgere to swell.] To become turgid; to swell or be inflated. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Turgescing — Turgesce Tur*gesce , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Turgesced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Turgescing}.] [L. turgescere, v. incho. fr. turgere to swell.] To become turgid; to swell or be inflated. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Turgescent — Tur*ges cent, a. [L. turgescens, entis, p. pr. of turgescere: cf. F. turgescent. See {Turgesce}.] Becoming turgid or inflated; swelling; growing big. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • turgescente — adj. 2 g. Que turgesce; túrgido …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

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