tumefacient


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tumefacient

 [too″mĕ-fa´shent]
producing swelling.

tu·me·fa·cient

(tū'mĕ-fā'shĕnt),
Causing or tending to cause swelling.
Synonym(s): tumefactive
[L. tume-facio, to cause to swell, fr. tumeo, to swell]

tumefacient

/tu·me·fa·cient/ (too″mah-fa´shent) producing swelling.

tumefacient

(to͞o′mə-fā′shənt, tyo͞o′-)
adj.
Producing or tending to produce swelling or tumefaction.

tu·me·fa·cient

(tū'mĕ-fā'shĕnt)
Causing or tending to cause swelling.
[L. tume-facio, to cause to swell, fr. tumeo, to swell]

tumefacient

Producing or tending to produce swelling.

tu·me·fa·cient

(tū'mĕ-fā'shĕnt)
Causing or tending to cause swelling.
[L. tume-facio, to cause to swell, fr. tumeo, to swell]

tumefacient

producing tumefaction.