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fore·skin

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

(ˈfɔːˌskɪn)
n
(Anatomy) anatomy the nontechnical name for prepuce1
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fore•skin

(ˈfɔrˌskɪn, ˈfoʊr-)

n.
the prepuce of the penis.
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foreskin

(or prepuce) Loose skin covering the glans (bulbous end of the shaft of the penis).
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
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"
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, member - the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)
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foreskin

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

foreskin

[ˈfɔːskɪn] N (Anat) → prepucio m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

foreskin

[ˈfɔːrskɪn] nprépuce m
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foreskin

nVorhaut f
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foreskin

[ˈfɔːˌskɪn] n (Anat) → prepuzio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

foreskin

(ˈfoːskin) noun
the skin that covers the end of the penis.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

fore·skin

n. prepucio;
removal of ___circuncisión.
V.: prepuce.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

foreskin

n prepucio
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References in periodicals archive ?
* Using adult foreskins donated voluntarily, the researchers were able to preserve the connective tissue matrix of the foreskin that maintains it shape (both grossly and microscopically) and elasticity.
I had to re-read several times the story about rich women paying to have the circumcised foreskins of South Korean babies rubbed in their faces before I believed it.
Only those whose foreskins were sent for histopathological examination due to suspicion of LS were included for analysis.
He started conducting further research online and found an online forum for men restoring their foreskins through non-surgical methods.
Melbourne, Oct 21 ( ANI ): Researchers have made a big breakthrough in the treatment of baldness by successfully growing human hair follicles in the laboratory using circumcised foreskins.
Among those who reported having been circumcised and those planning to be circumcised, there was no statistically significant difference in willingness to undergo MC or surgical removal of their foreskins (p=0.99 and p=0.23 respectively).
Foreskins and zippers can result in a painful problem--entrapment of the foreskin in the zipper.
"The record for most circumcisions in a single day is still held by King David, who collected 200 Philistine foreskins to King Saul to win the right to marry Saul's daughter, but it has long been believed that the great Psalmist was aided by illegal performance-enhancing substances."
(Chabon calls circumcision "the first of many betrayals that you will subject your kids to.") Pundits Andrew Sullivan and Christopher Hitchens call the practice "mutilation." The vociferous anti-circumcision movement includes men trying to restore their foreskins (by attaching small weights to what's left of the flap).
They called themselves RECAP, short for Recover a Penis (a rival group was called BUFF-Brothers United for Future Foreskins).
But they had the same rates of other sexually transmitted diseases, including syphilis and gonorrhea, as males who still had their foreskins.
In his article Collaher focuses on the discoveries of Lewis Sayre and his subsequent theories on the link between problem foreskins and various paralytic illnesses, codified in his book On the deleterious results of a narrow prepuce and preputial adhesions (1888).