Definition of pudendum in English:

pudendum

Line breaks: pu¦den|dum
Pronunciation: /pjʊˈdɛndəm
 
/

noun (plural pudenda /-də/)

A person’s external genitals, especially a woman’s.

Origin

mid 17th century: from Latin pudenda (membra) '(parts) to be ashamed of', neuter plural of the gerundive of pudere 'be ashamed'.

Derivatives

pudendal

adjective

pudic

Pronunciation: /ˈpjuːdɪk/
adjective

Definition of pudendum in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day noisome
Pronunciation: ˈnɔɪs(ə)m
adjective
having an extremely offensive smell