Intumescence meaning

ĭnto͝o-mĕsəns, -tyo͝o-
The act or process of swelling or the condition of being swollen.
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A swollen organ or body part.
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An intumescing or being intumesced.
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A swollen or enlarged organ or mass, as a tumor; swelling.
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The act or process of swelling or the condition of being swollen.
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A swollen organ or body part.
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(uncountable) The process of swelling up or the condition of being swollen.
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(countable) An instance of such swelling.
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Origin of intumescence