Definition of Tentigo

1. Noun. (archaic) Penile erection or tumescence; ''especially'', pathological erection (priapism). ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tentigo

1. morbid lasciviousness [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tentigo

tenth-value layer
tenth century
tenth cranial nerve
tenth grade
tenth grades
tenth part
tenthly
tenthmetre
tenthredinides
tenths
tentie
tentier
tentiest
tentifly
tentiginous
tentigo (current term)
tentigos
tenting
tentings
tentless
tentlike
tentmaker
tentmakers
tentoria
tentorial
tentorial angle
tentorial nerve
tentorial notch
tentorial sinus
tentorial surface

Literary usage of Tentigo

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1. A Late Eighth-century Latin-Anglo-Saxon Glossary: Preserved in the Library by Jan Hendrik Hessels, Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden Bibliotheek (1906)
"The gloss points to a meaning of tentigo different from the class, tension of tlie privy member; perhaps hardness, stiffness of the bowels, costiveness is ..."

2. Publications by Musical Antiquarian Society (1848)
"spring tyme, and forbeare all manner of mutton, and hee shall increase in calfe. For the tentigo. If any be troubled with the ..."

3. Inigo Jones: A Life of the Architect by Peter Cunningham, James Robinson Planché, Ben Jonson, John Marston (1848)
"For the tentigo. If any be troubled with the tentigo, lett him travell to Japan, or, because the forest of ..."

4. A Supplement to Dodsley's Old Plays by Thomas Amyot, Robert Dodsley, Shakespeare Society (1853)
"spring tyme, and forbeare all manner of mutton, and hee shall increase in calfe. For the tentigo. If any be troubled with the ..."

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