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- noun archaic Penile
erectionor tumescence; especially, pathological erection ( priapism).
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Perhaps it was seeing the most desirous bachelor in the pueblo with his tentigo bobbing in midair.
Galen and Soranus called it nymphê because it is covered as a bride is veiled, while the old Latin name was _tentigo_, from its power of entering into erection, and _columella_, the little pillar, from its shape.