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English definition of “turgid”


adjective (SWOLLEN)    /ˈtɜː.dʒɪd/ US  /ˈtɝː-/ specialized
(of an organ or living tissue ) swollen Swellings and lumps turgidity     /tɜːˈdʒɪd.ɪ.ti/ US  /tɝːˈdʒɪd.ə.t̬i/ noun [U] formal or specialized
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