Definitions for prepuceˈpri pyus

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pre•puceˈpri pyus(n.)

  1. the fold of skin that covers the head of the penis; foreskin.

    Category: Anatomy

  2. a similar covering of the clitoris.

    Category: Anatomy

Origin of prepuce:

1350–1400; ME < MF < L praepūtium

pre•pu•tialprɪˈpyu ʃəl(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prepuce, foreskin(noun)

    a fold of skin covering the tip of the clitoris

  2. prepuce, foreskin(noun)

    a fold of skin covering the tip of the penis


  1. prepuce(Noun)

    The foreskin, or retractable fold of tissue covering the tip (glans) of the penis.

  2. prepuce(Noun)

    The corresponding part of the clitoris.

  3. Origin: From praeputium.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prepuce(noun)

    the foreskin

Anagrams of prepuce

  1. creep up

Translations for prepuce

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the skin that covers the end of the penis.

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