noun. lengthening and stretching of the vagina and raising of the uterus during the aroused and calm stages of the female sexual-response cycle. These alterations encourage the penis to enter with ease and make intercourse more satisfactory.

TENTING: "Tenting occurs in females with a partner, or in their absence as well with manual stimulation."
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