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Definitions of swelling:

part of speech: noun

Inflammatory enlargement.

part of speech: noun

An enlargement, a protuberance, a tumor.

Usage examples for swelling:

  • " It isn't getting stout; it's swelling he answered. "The Wife and Other Stories", Anton Chekhov
  • Buds were swelling on every side. "Nature's Serial Story", E. P. Roe
  • I would rather see clouds of spray driving past swelling sails, than feel my way through a nasty fog. "The Measure of a Man", Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr

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