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Overview of noun inflammation

The noun inflammation has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. inflammation, redness, rubor

(a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat)

2. excitement, excitation, inflammation, fervor, fervour

(the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up; "his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled"; "he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation")

3. inflammation, inflaming

(arousal to violent emotion)

4. ignition, firing, lighting, kindling, inflammation

(the act of setting something on fire) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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