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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 tu·mes·cent /-sṇt/
 (a.)腫起的;腫脹性的

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 tu·mes·cent /-ˈmɛsṇt/ 形容詞
 腫脹的,腫大的,膨脹的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tu·mes·cent a. Slightly tumid; swollen, as certain moss capsules.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 tumescent
      adj : abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas; "hungry
            children with bloated stomachs"; "he had a grossly
            distended stomach"; "eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids";
            "swollen hands"; "tumescent tissue"; "puffy tumid
            flesh" [syn: bloated, distended, puffed, puffy,
             swollen, tumid, turgid]