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gen·i·tal

 (jĕn′ĭ-tl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to biological reproduction.
2. Of or relating to the genitals.
3. Of or relating to the final stage of psychosexual development in psychoanalytic theory, beginning in puberty and during which the genitals again become the focus of gratification, and interest develops in romantic and sexual relationships. The genital stage is preceded by the latency period.

[Middle English, from Latin genitālis, from genitus, past participle of gignere, to beget; see genə- in Indo-European roots.]

gen′i·tal·ly adv.

genital

(ˈdʒɛnɪtəl)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of or relating to the sexual organs or to reproduction
2. (Psychoanalysis) psychoanal relating to the mature stage of psychosexual development in which an affectionate relationship with one's sex partner is established. Compare anal2, oral7, phallic2
[C14: from Latin genitālis concerning birth, from gignere to beget]

gen•i•tal

(ˈdʒɛn ɪ tl)

adj.
1. generative.
2. of or pertaining to the sexual organs.
3. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the phase of psychosexual development, from about ages three to five, during which the genitals become the focus of sexual pleasure.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Old French < Latin genitālis=genit(us), past participle of gignere to beget + -ālis -al1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.genital - of or relating to the external sex organsgenital - of or relating to the external sex organs; "genital herpes"; "venereal disease"
Translations
تَناسُلي
pohlavní
forplantnings-køns-
genitalijoslyties organailytinių organų
dzimumorganu-
cinsel organlar ile ilgili

genital

[ˈdʒenɪtl]
A. ADJgenital
B. N genitals(órganos mpl) genitales mpl
C. CPD genital herpes Nherpes m genital

genital

[ˈdʒɛnɪtəl] adj [area, region, contact] → génital(e); [herpes, warts] → génital(e)

genital

adjGeschlechts-, Genital-, genital; genital organsGeschlechts- or Genitalorgane pl

genital

(ˈdʒenitl) adjective
of the reproductive organs of animals.
genitals (-lz) noun plural
the external sex organs.

gen·i·tal

a. genital, rel. a los genitales;
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___ wartverruga ___.

genital

adj genital; npl genitales mpl
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statutory safeguarding duties of teachers and other school staff in relation to female genital mutilation
AFROM your description it sounds like genital warts.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: A newly released United Nations (UN) report shows that millions of girls under the age of 15 remain at risk of female genital mutilation or cutting despite such practices being on the decline.
Washington, July 10 ( ANI ): Handlebar position is associated with changes in genital sensation in female cyclists, a new study has revealed.
20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Summary Genital herpes is a chronic, sexually transmitted infection caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV) and is the primary cause of genital ulcers.
Female genital mutilation is also known as female circumcision around the world as a practice deeply intertwined in historical belief systems based on culture, religion, or both (Rahman and Toubia, 2001).
POLICE, midwives and campaigners remain confused over whether socalled designer vagina operations fall within female genital mutilation laws, a group of MPs have said.
and Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, issued the following statement on the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation, 6 February: Today, as well as all over the year, we join our voices to say: Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation in Europe and worldwide.
ATLANTA -- The annual incidence of genital warts declined by 69% between 2006 and 2013 at a large public university after human papillomavirus vaccination was available, despite a relatively low intake among adolescents and college students less than 18 years old.
KARACHI -- The Chairman of Ansar Burney Trust International and Pakistan's former Federal Minister for human rights, Ansar Burney has urged upon different communities and sects to end Female Genital Mutilation (Female circumcision) FGM as it's a worst kind of violation against women.
Support for female circumcision, mutilation or genital cutting has dramatically dropped among the east African communities in Melbourne with the help of Victorian legislation that outlaws the practice.
HARGEISA, Somalia -- The 30 Somali teenagers -- both boys and girls -- all agreed: Female genital mutilation is harmful and the practice should be abandoned.