inguen


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Noun1.Inguen - the crease at the junction of the inner part of the thigh with the trunk together with the adjacent region and often including the external genitalsinguen - the crease at the junction of the inner part of the thigh with the trunk together with the adjacent region and often including the external genitals
region, area - a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve; "in the abdominal region"
loins - the region of the hips and groin and lower abdomen
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70 "de Matthaea et Ermo Androgynis", "Matthaeam fricat Ermus, atque utrunque/ Inguen quisque gerit: quis ergo crissat?
Lower quadrant: dorsum/sacral region pain (86), os coxae [hip] pain (66), knee complaints (75), restless legs (42), difficulties walking up the stairs (75), neurological symptoms [tingling, crampus syndrome] (77), inguen [groin] pain (47), meteorism [tympanites], irritable bowel syndrome (75), irritable bladder (66), high consumption of pain medicines (92), other complaints (1).
But while Martial develops his poem simply as a defense of his morals and the permissibility of obscenity in epigram, Panormita mingles this argument with a piquant description of his work's lubricious content: "Elicit hoc cuivis tristi rigidoque cachinnos/cuique, vel Hippolyto, concitat inguen opus" (This work teases loud laughter even from the mirthless; it stirs the member even of Hippolytus) (Herm.