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pudendum

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

Definition of pudendum in English:

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

1
adjective

pudic

2
Pronunciation: /ˈpjuːdɪk/
adjective

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