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tumid

 [too´mid]
swollen; edematous.
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tu·mid

(tū'mid),
Swollen, as by congestion, edema, hyperemia.
Synonym(s): turgid
[L. tumidus]
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tumid

(to͞o′mĭd, tyo͞o′-)
adj.
1. Swollen; distended. Used of a body part or organ.
2. Of a bulging shape; protuberant.

tu·mid′i·ty n.
tu′mid·ly adv.
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tu·mid

(tū'mid)
Swollen, as by congestion, edema, hyperemia.
Synonym(s): turgid.
[L. tumidus]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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