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orgasm, orgasms, orgasmic, orgastic (Greek > Latin > French: excitement or violent action in an organ or part).

Immoderate or violent excitement of feeling; rage, fury; a paroxysm of excitement or rage. Borrowed through French orgasme or New Latin orgasmus, from Greek orgasmos; excitement, swelling, from organ be in heat, become ripe for; literally, to swell, be excited; related to Greek orge, impulse, excitement, anger.