causing or tending to cause swelling
Origin of tumefacientClassical Latin tumefaciens, present participle of tumefacere: see tumefy
Producing or tending to produce swelling or tumefaction.
Origin of tumefacientLatin tumefaciēns tumefacient- present participle of tumefacere to tumefy tumēre to swell ; see teuə- in Indo-European roots. facere to make ; see dhē- in Indo-European roots.