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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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The female genitalia have an enlarged dorso basal area of the eversible membrane that receives the enlarged lateral surstylus of the male.
Genitalia: Capsula de la genitalia corta, longitud de la genitalia mas corta que la longitud de la tibia anterior, base anterior mas amplia que la base posterior, sin presencia de edeago visible, genitalia fusionada en forma de tubo, con un par de lobulos vestigiales, mas dirigidos hacia la base posterior de la genitalia (Fig.
Women's genitalia were removed, new men's genitalia were made.
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The second section looks in detail at each of the 194 species; the entries cover a short diagnosis and imago, male and female genitalia, early stages, biology, distribution, and remarks.
Copulatory organ breakage, in which a portion of the male's genitalia breaks off during copulation is relatively common in spiders (Wiehle 1967; Breene & Sweet 1985; Foelix 1996; Schneider et al.
The crest's angry designer, Vladimir Sagerlund, said: "A heraldic lion is a powerful and stately figure with its genitalia intact.
They have a deep fear of other's opinions and gossip concerning their child's ambiguous genitalia.
Type III: Excision of part or all of the external genitalia and stitching/narrowing the vaginal opening (infibulation)
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I had an ambiguous genitalia and so my mother was confused.