AskDefine | Define erectile

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erectile adj
1 capable of being raised to an upright position; "erectile feathers"
2 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" [syn: cavernous]

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  1. Capable of being raised to an upright position.
  2. Of or relating to tissue capable of filling with blood and becoming rigid.


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