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

 tu·mid /ˈtuməd, ˈtju-/

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

 tu·mid /ˈt(j)uməd/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tu·mid a.
 1. Swelled, enlarged, or distended; as, a tumid leg; tumid flesh.
 2. Rising above the level; protuberant.
    So high as heaved the tumid hills.   --Milton.
 3. Swelling in sound or sense; pompous; puffy; inflated; bombastic; falsely sublime; turgid; as, a tumid expression; a tumid style.
 -- Tu*mid*ly, adv. -- Tu*mid*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: ostentatiously lofty in style; "a man given to large talk";
             "tumid political prose" [syn: bombastic, declamatory,
              large, orotund, turgid]
      2: 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,
          tumescent, turgid]
      3: of sexual organs; stiff and rigid [syn: erect]