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noun 
  1. A long series of ocean waves, generally produced by wind, and lasting after the wind has ceased.
  2. (music) A gradual crescendo followed by diminuendo.
  3. (music) A device for controlling the volume of a pipe organ.
  4. (music) A division in a pipe organ, usually the largest enclosed division.
Translations: 
  • German: Dí¼nung (?)
    (trans-mid)
verb (swells, swelling, swelled, swollen or swelled)
  1. (intransitive) To become bigger, especially due to being engorged.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: zwellen
  • French: gonfler
  • German: schwellen
  • Italian: gonfiare
    (trans-mid)
  • Spanish: hincharse
adjective (i, nonstandard)
  1. (informal) excellent, Excellent.
Translations: 
  • French: super
    1. French, super, sensass
    2. German: klasse
      (trans-mid)

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