Examples of erection in a Sentence
the erection of a new apartment building
when it was brand-new, the Eiffel Tower was considered as ugly an erection as Europe had ever seen
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Serious side effects of Ritalin include heart or mental problems, slowing of growth in children, seizures (mainly in patients with a history of them), eyesight changes or painful and prolonged erections, according to the drug's medication guide.
First, nine massive chunks of quarried black marble were trucked in from northern Mexico and craned into a circular formation, echoing Stone and Bronze Age erections in the British Isles.
Even my 6 year old had erections very early and was like: What is this?
Viagra revolutionized the treatment of erectile dysfunction in 1998 as the first oral pill for improving penis erections.
Whether or not Manning ever has another erection will be determined by a number of complex physiological factors.
An erection occurs when blood rushes into the minuscule vessels of the penis.
There would be calls for great education drives and the erection of museums and monuments to the victims of Nazism and Fascism.
Three of the women say Halperin pressed his erection against their bodies.
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ERECTION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of erection for English Language Learners
: the state in which a body part (such as the penis) becomes firm and swollen because of sexual excitement; also : the penis when it is in such a state
: the act or process of building or erecting something
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