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Definition of the noun foreskin

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noun - plural: foreskins

  1. a fold of skin covering the tip of the clitoris
    • lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
    • synonym of foreskin: prepuce
    • more generic words: cutis / skin / tegument = a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch
    • part of: button / clit / clitoris = a female sexual organ homologous to the penis
  2. a fold of skin covering the tip of the penis

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Google previewe-Study Guide for Biology of Humans, textbook by Judith Goodenough (2013)

Medicine, Internal medicine by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Foreskin: In male human anatomy, the foreskin is a generally retractable doublelayered fold of skin and mucous ...

Google previewNatural Family Living (2000)

The Mothering Magazine Guide to Parenting by Peggy O'Mara, Jane McConnell

Circumcision and Sex The foreskin is the most erogenous zone in the male body, containing a greater concentration of...

Google previewGenesis (2013)

A 12-Week Study by Mitchell M. Kim

Circumcising the foreskin is an impor— tant reminder that the offspring is blessed from generation to generation. It is not only blood ...

Google previewGenitourinary Pathology (2014)

A Volume in the Series: Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology by Ming Zhou, Cristina Magi-Galluzzi

FORESKIN The foreskin is a double membrane that encases the glans. Microscopically, it has ...

Google previewTextbook of Penile Cancer (2011)

by Asif Muneer, Manit Arya, Simon Horenblas

The foreskin is a mucocutaneous infolding which covers the glans and presents an inner A. Chaux (*) Department of Pathology, Instituto de Patologia e Investigacion, Asuncion, Paraguay 27 A. Muneer et al. (eds.), Textbook of Penile Cancer, ...

Google previewHistopathology Specimens (2004)

Clinical, Pathological and Laboratory Aspects by Derek C. Allen, R. Iain Cameron

The foreskin is a double membrane which encases the glans and from which it is separated by a potential space. Glans Urethral meatus Prepuce (foreskin) / Corpus spongiosum Sulcus Coronal sulcus (OTimfd- -Corpus cavernosum - Urethra ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Introduction to the Human Body by Gerard J. Tortora, ISBN 9780470230169 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Description The outside oftheforeskin is a continuation of the skinon the shaftof the penis,butthe inner foreskin is a mucous membrane like the inside ofthe eyelid or the mouth. Immunity: Immunity is a biological term that describes a state of ...

Google previewHuman Biology (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Foreskin: In male human anatomy, the foreskin is a doublelayered fold of skin and mucous membrane that covers the glans penis and protects the urinary meatus when the ...

Google previewMaking the Body Beautiful (1999)

A Cultural History of Aesthetic Surgery by Sander L. Gilman

"Black" and "Jewish" and "Irish" noses are unerotic; the missing foreskin is a turn- off. The missing nose may well be the greatest antierotic sign of them all — at the midpoint in the nineteenth century, Eduard Zeis claimed that "the eye is so used ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery (2009)

by Carol Ann Rinzler

foreskin replacement the underlying tissues, and tightens or loosens muscles as required to smooth the surface. At the same time, the eyebrows may be lifted and fixed in position with sutures or temporary or “permanent” screws.

Google previewThe International Encyclopedia of Surgery (1895)

A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst

The foreskin was very long and from it flowed a purulent secretion. This condition had existed for several months. On operation two large concavo-convex calculi were found.

Google previewThe Ayurveda Encyclopedia (2007)

Natural Secrets to Healing, Prevention, and Longevity by Swami Sadashiva Tirtha

Parivartiká (turned-back foreskin): Ghee is rubbed on the area and fomented, ...

Google previewSexually Transmitted Disease: An Encyclopedia of Diseases, Prevention, Treatment, and Issues [2 volumes] (2013)

An Encyclopedia of Diseases, Prevention, Treatment, and Issues by Jill Ann Grimes MD, Lori Apffel Smith MD, Kristyn Fagerberg MD

While using this device, the shaft of the penis is pushed downward and the foreskin pulled upward. The mogen device is then used to clamp down on the skin above the shaft of the penis, such that a scalpel can be used to remove the excess ...

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Scrabble value of F4O1R1E1S1K5I1N1

The value of this 8-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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