Definition of clitoris in English:

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clitoris

Pronunciation: /ˈklɪt(ə)rɪs/

noun

A small, sensitive, erectile part of the female genitals at the anterior end of the vulva.

Derivatives

clitoral

Pronunciation: /ˈklɪtərəl/
adjective

Origin

Early 17th century: modern Latin, from Greek kleitoris.

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