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mons veneris

Syllabification: mons ve·ne·ris
Pronunciation: /ˈmänz ˈvenərəs
 
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Definition of mons veneris in English:

noun (plural montes veneris /ˈmäntēz/)

(In women) the mons pubis.

Origin

late 17th century: Latin, 'mount of Venus'.

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