Definition of glans in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɡlanz/

noun (plural glandes /ˈɡlandēz/)

The rounded part forming the end of the penis ( glans penis) or clitoris ( glans clitoridis).


Mid 17th century: from Latin, literally 'acorn'.

Words that rhyme with glans

banns, Prestonpans, sans

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Syllabification: glans

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