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pu·bic

 (pyo͞o′bĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or located in the region of the pubis or the pubes.

[From pubes and pubis.]
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pubic

(ˈpjuːbɪk)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the pubes or pubis: pubic hair.
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pu•bic

(ˈpyu bɪk)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or situated near the pubes or the pubis.
[1825–35; pub (es)1 + -ic]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pubic - relating or near the pubis; "pubic bones"; "pubic hair"
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Translations

pubic

[ˈpjuːbɪk]
A. ADJpúbico
B. CPD pubic hair Nvello m púbico
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

pubic

[ˈpjuːbɪk] adj [area, bone] → pubien(ne) pubic hairpubic hair npoils mpl pubiens
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

pubic

adjScham-; pubic hairSchamhaar nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

pubic

[ˈpjuːbɪk] adjpubico/a, del pube
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

pu·bic

a. púbico-a, rel. al pubis;
___ hairvello ___.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

pubic

adj púbico, pubiano; — area pubis m (form), parte f inferior del vientre, (in women) monte m de Venus
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
First things first, removing your pubic hair does not increase your risk of contracting sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
The current loss ratio and burden on general pubic are unacceptable and all possible measures should be taken to curb these losses, Prime Minister Imran Khan said while presiding over a meeting regarding the prevention of gas losses here.
It was the first pubic event in Abu Dhabi and the second one in UAE.
It was in the manifesto of PTI to provide basic health facilities to the pubic, he added.
THE High Court sitting in Akure, Ondo state capital, on Wednesday resumed sitting over the killing of the daughter of the late daughter of the former deputy governor of Ondo state Khadijat Oluboyo, with a Consultant Pathologist, revealing that the hair on the head and pubic region of the late Khadijat were shaved by her killer.
figure By THE NEW YORK TIMES Q: I've heard a number of conflicting things on this topic is removing or waxing all pubic hair entirely from the vagina healthy, unhealthy, or something in between?
The aim of this walk was to provide anxiety-free environment to the general pubic.
A: Whether it's a bit of a trim for swimsuit season or the more extreme forms of waxing that leave you completely bare down there, millions of women (and a few men) engage in some type of pubic hair grooming.
Robertson's lawyer, Virgil Crawford, put it to the boy that Robertson had never asked him about pubic hair or doing things with girls.
'Women often say they don't want their daughters to think there's something wrong with pubic hair when they go through puberty,' Chloe explains.
Few days later her hair started falling out, affecting a large portion of her scalp and her pubic area.