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gen·i·ta·li·a

 (jĕn′ĭ-tā′lē-ə, -tāl′yə)
pl.n.
The genitals.

[Latin genitālia, pl. of genitāle, genital organ, from neuter of genitālis, genital; see genital.]

gen•i•ta•li•a

(ˌdʒɛn ɪˈteɪ li ə, -ˈteɪl yə)

n.pl.
the organs of reproduction, esp. the external organs.
[1875–80; < Latin genitālia, neuter pl. of genitālis genital]
gen`i•tal′ic (-ˈtæl ɪk) gen`i•ta′li•al, adj.

genitalia

sex organs
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.genitalia - external sex organgenitalia - external sex organ      
reproductive organ, sex organ - any organ involved in sexual reproduction
pudendum - human external genital organs collectively especially of a female
female genital organ, female genitalia, female genitals, fanny - external female sex organs; "in England `fanny' is vulgar slang for female genitals"
Translations
genitália

genitalia

[ˌdʒenɪˈteɪlɪə] NPLgenitales mpl

genitalia

[ˌdʒɛnɪˈteɪliə] nplorganes mpl génitaux

genitalia

pl (form)Genitalien pl

genitalia

[ˌdʒɛnɪˈteɪlɪə] n (frm) → genitali mpl
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Female genital mutiliation (FGM) involves procedures that intentionally alter or injure female genital organs.
Female genital mutiliation (FGM) involves procedures that intentionally alter or injure female genital organs. There are no health benefits of FGM and it is classed as child abuse.
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She then proceeded to suffocate him with a pillow, adding&nbsp;that she had "cut off her brother's genital organs and eaten it."
FGM, which refers to practices that intentionally alter or cause injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons carries a sentence of up to 14 years in jail.
class="MsoNormalFGM involves injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons.
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