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pre·puce

 (prē′pyo͞os′)
n.
1. See foreskin.
2. A loose fold of skin covering the glans clitoridis.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin praepūtium : possibly prae-, pre- + *pūtos, penis.]

pre·pu′tial (-pyo͞o′shəl) adj.
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prepuce

(ˈpriːpjuːs)
n
1. (Anatomy) the retractable fold of skin covering the tip of the penis. Nontechnical name: foreskin
2. (Anatomy) a similar fold of skin covering the tip of the clitoris
[C14: from Latin praepūtium]
preputial adj
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pre•puce

(ˈpri pyus)

n.
1. the fold of skin that covers the head of the penis; foreskin.
2. a similar covering of the clitoris.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Middle French < Latin praepūtium]
pre•pu•tial (prɪˈpyu ʃəl) adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prepuce - 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.prepuce - 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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Translations
препуциум
prepuci
předkožka
prepucio
esinahka
prepucij
előbőrfityma
포피
apyvarpė
napletek
prepuţ
förhud

prepuce

[ˈpriːpjuːs] Nprepucio m
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prepuce

nVorhaut f, → Präputium nt (spec)
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pre·puce

n. prepucio, pliegue de piel sobre el glande del pene.
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The theory of the reflex neurosis was developed by the distinguished orthopaedic surgeon, Lewis Sayre, who claimed that many cases of muscular paralysis were caused by a long, tight or otherwise constricted prepuce and could be cured by circumcision; the same result in girls could be achieved by clitoridectomy.
Female circumcision, the term long used by anthropologists for all forms of cutting, is rejected as a misleading euphemism, except in those rare cases in which only the prepuce of the clitoris is removed.
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Niku (et al., 1995) elaborates, "Some physicians who have been denied the opportunity to observe the development of the uncircumcised penis are convinced that the prepuce must be retractable at an early age" (p.
In line 4, Panormita, addressing Priapus, says that Hodus has not seen (non vidit) the god's erect penis (the adjective verpus denoting the penis with the prepuce drawn back).
the claim is made that removing the foreskin offers hygienic or medical benefits; we are told that the statistics for cervical cancer among women whose sexual partners have or lack the prepuce indicate such and such...we can skip the details.
Circumcision proper involves removal of the prepuce, which is also known in some Muslim countries as sunna circumcision.
Not until she's struggled free of her body's snare as from a farthingale, not until she's gone through the hoops of we're and bone and peeled that great prepuce
Cutting of the prepuce of the clitoris is known in Muslim countries as 'sunna' -- the word used to describe sacred and binding Islamic tradition.
A 32-year-old healthy man presented with tightening of the foreskin, itching, narrowing of the urinary stream, bleeding during urination, dyspareunia, and occasional tearing of the prepuce and frenulum during sexual intercourse.
TVT is mainly located in the base of penis and prepuce in male animals (Das and Das, 2000).