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erection

[i′rek·shən]
(civil engineering)
Positioning and fixing the frame of a structure.
(physiology)
The enlarged state of erectile tissue when engorged with blood, as of the penis or clitoris.

Erection

The hoisting and installing in place of the structural components of a building, using a crane, hoist, or any other power system.

erection

The hoisting and/or installing in place of the structural components of a building, usually using a crane, hoist, or other powered equipment.

erection

i. The assembly of a complete aircraft from subassemblies, components, or a dismantled state.
ii. A gyro-compass is “erected” when it is aligned along its proper axes, switched on, and has achieved its operating speed.
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S Dearnley, erection of dormer extension and formation off road parking with demolition of boundary wall (conservation area), 99 Dunford Road, Holmfirth.
The 2008 study, which involved the observation of 1000 older Finnish men found that those who claimed that they had sex at least once a week were less likely to develop erection problems than those who had sex less than once a week.
If you get an erection that lasts for four hours or more then you need to seek help as it can cause long-term problems getting erections in the future.
Yet many young gay men still coming to terms with their sexuality may experience real, if temporary, impotence problems because of their anxiety or nervousness about having sex with another man, Goldstone says: "For these guys, Viagra can certainly lower the anxiety level tremendously by taking away the worry about being able to get an erection, and help them over the proverbial hump, so to speak.
Erectile dysfunction, or ED, can be a total inability to achieve erection, an inconsistent ability to do so, or a tendency to sustain only brief erections.
with very little ability to maintain an erection and complete intercourse) increased their score to a mean of 2.
Extra benefits: "You can keep an erection 24 hours a day, if you want.
As the focus changes from merely production of an erection to improving the quality of feeling in male sexual response, the reasons for the ability of some males to attain orgasms and others not to will need to be elucidated.
Impotence can be a total inability to achieve erection, an inconsistent ability to do so, or a tendency to sustain only brief erections.
Steel erection can be performed only at night with no traffic permitted on the FDR Drive.
Although the nuts and bolts of an erection seem simple, until recently many