detumescence

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detumescence

the subsidence of a swelling, esp the return of a swollen organ, such as the penis, to the flaccid state
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Simultaneously beautiful and comic, these part objects--the magenta lips, a round breast, a detumescent penis--were accompanied by a female voice-over sweetly speaking quasi-nonsensical phrases ("You are but a flower / You are different from me / I'll be like you"), summoning the fragments, and their viewers, to the polymorphous pleasures of psychic life before identification.