Definitions for erectileɪˈrɛk tl, -tɪl, -taɪl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

e•rec•tileɪˈrɛk tl, -tɪl, -taɪl(adj.)

  1. capable of being distended with blood and becoming rigid, as tissue.

    Category: Anatomy

  2. capable of being erected or set upright.

Origin of erectile:

1820–30; < F

e•rec•til•i•tyɪ rɛkˈtɪl ɪ ti, ˌi rɛk-(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. erectile(adj)

    capable of being raised to an upright position

    "erectile feathers"

  2. erectile, cavernous(adj)

    filled with vascular sinuses and capable of becoming distended and rigid as the result of being filled with blood

    "erectile tissue"; "the penis is an erectile organ"

Wiktionary

  1. erectile(Adjective)

    Capable of being raised to an upright position.

  2. erectile(Adjective)

    Of or relating to tissue capable of filling with blood and becoming rigid.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Erectile(adj)

    capable of being erected; susceptible of being erected of dilated


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