foreskin


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fore·skin

 (fôr′skĭn′)
n.
The loose fold of skin that covers the glans of the penis. Also called prepuce.

foreskin

(ˈfɔːˌskɪn)
n
(Anatomy) anatomy the nontechnical name for prepuce1

fore•skin

(ˈfɔrˌskɪn, ˈfoʊr-)

n.
the prepuce of the penis.
[1535]

foreskin

(or prepuce) Loose skin covering the glans (bulbous end of the shaft of the penis).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.foreskin - a fold of skin covering the tip of the clitoris
cutis, skin, tegument - a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch; "your skin is the largest organ of your body"
clit, clitoris, button - a female sexual organ homologous to the penis
2.foreskin - a fold of skin covering the tip of the penis
cutis, skin, tegument - a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch; "your skin is the largest organ of your body"
penis, phallus, member - the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)

foreskin

noun
Related words
technical name prepuce
adjective preputial
Translations
غُرْلَه، قُلْفَة العُضو الذَّكَري
prepuci
předkožka
forhud
fityma
forhúî
apyvarpė
priekšādiņa
napletek
prepuţ
predkožka
förhud
sünnet derisi

foreskin

[ˈfɔːskɪn] N (Anat) → prepucio m

foreskin

[ˈfɔːrskɪn] nprépuce m

foreskin

nVorhaut f

foreskin

[ˈfɔːˌskɪn] n (Anat) → prepuzio

foreskin

(ˈfoːskin) noun
the skin that covers the end of the penis.

fore·skin

n. prepucio;
removal of ___circuncisión.
V.: prepuce.

foreskin

n prepucio
References in periodicals archive ?
Circumcision is a surgical procedure that removes the foreskin covering the glans (rounded tip) of the male organ.
Circumcision - or commonly called 'tule' in Filipino - is the removal of the foreskin of the penis.
The Foreskin and Why You Should Keep It contains just over 100 pages of text and the pages are not large ones, so clearly Carnes had no room to fit in all possible knowledge relating to his topics of intact genital anatomy and reasons for leaving your son intact.
Additionally, this study challenges past research suggesting that the foreskin is the most sensitive and, in turn, most sexually relevant, part of the adult penis.
What is often overlooked in this discussion is a third group, those men who have been circumcised but have decided to restore their foreskin (Earp, 2015).
Circumcision studies conducted on adult HIV-free African men show that removing the foreskin lessens the likelihood of their acquiring HIV from sexual partners.
It'd take a lot more than a bloodless little snip of a foreskin to keep us from the Zabar's platter.
2) Phimosis from the greek word (muzzle) is a condition where the male foreskin cannot be retracted from the head of the penis.
Pain on erection, you have a tight foreskin which is difficult to retract and difficult to replace.
I believe in good foreskin care early --preschool and up.
The study also found that babies who were circumcised before the age of one were 14 percent less likely to develop prostate cancer and the removal of the foreskin at a young age provides protection, over the long term, against the most aggressive forms of cancer.
Between February 2009 and January 2012, a total of 358 male patients were circumcised for phimosis or excess foreskin at Cangzhou Clinical College of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine of Hebei Medical University.