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noun 
  1. (uncountable) The act of build, building or putting up or together of something; construction.
  2. (uncountable) Anything erected or built.
    1. (context, physiology) The physiological process by which a penis become erect by being engorged with blood.
  3. (context, physiology) A penis that has become rigid.
Translations: 
  • German: Erektion
  • Dutch: erectie
Etymology: From Latin erectio, noun of action from perfect passive participle erectus, from verb erigere, from suffix e-, out of, + regere, + action suffix -io


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