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crotch

noun \ˈkräch\

: the part of the body where the legs join together; also : the part of a piece of clothing that covers this part of the body

Full Definition of CROTCH

1
:  a pole with a forked end used especially as a prop
2
:  an angle formed by the parting of two legs, branches, or members
crotched \ˈkrächt\ adjective
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Examples of CROTCH

  1. the crotch of the pants

Origin of CROTCH

probably alteration of 1crutch
First Known Use: 1563

Other Anatomy Terms

bilateral symmetry, carotid, cartilage, dorsal, entrails, prehensile, renal, solar plexus, supine, thoracic, ventral
CROTCH Defined for Kids

crotch

noun \ˈkräch\

Definition of CROTCH for Kids

1
:  the part of the body where the legs join together
2
:  an angle formed by the spreading apart of two legs or branches or of a limb from its trunk <the crotch of a tree>
Medical Dictionary

crotch

noun \ˈkräch\

Medical Definition of CROTCH

:  an angle formed by the parting of two legs, branches, or members

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