Dictionary

scrotum

noun scro·tum \ˈskrō-təm\

: the sack of skin that contains the testicles of men and male animals

plural scro·ta \-tə\ or scrotums

Full Definition of SCROTUM

:  the external pouch that in most mammals contains the testes
scro·tal \ˈskrō-təl\ adjective
ADVERTISEMENT

Origin of SCROTUM

Latin; akin to Latin scrautum quiver
First Known Use: 1597
Medical Dictionary

scrotum

noun scro·tum \ˈskrōt-əm\
plural scro·ta \-ə\ or scrotums

Medical Definition of SCROTUM

:  the external sac that in most mammals contains the testes

Illustration of SCROTUM

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: scrougePrevious Word in the Dictionary: scrotiformAll Words Near: scrotum
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears