Erectile - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈrektaɪl|  American pronunciation of the word erectile
Brit.  |ɪˈrɛktʌɪl|  British pronunciation of the word erectile

adjective

- capable of being raised to an upright position

erectile feathers

- filled with vascular sinuses and capable of becoming distended and rigid as the result of being filled with blood(syn: cavernous)

erectile tissue
the penis is an erectile organ

Examples

Some snakes have a long, erectile fang on the maxillary bone.

the penis is an erectile organ

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