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Tumescence: a swelling or tumid enlargement: a puffed up area.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
Tumescence must thus be obtained before desire can become acute, and courtship runs pari passu with physiological processes.
It is tumescence which is the really essential part of the process, and we cannot afford, with Moll, to ignore it altogether.
Not only is movement itself a source of tumescence, but even the spectacle of movement tends to produce the same effect.
A state of tumescence is not normally constant, and tumescence must be obtained before detumescence is possible.