smegma


smeg·ma

noun \ˈsmeg-mə\

Definition of SMEGMA

:  the secretion of a sebaceous gland; specifically :  the cheesy sebaceous matter that collects between the glans penis and the foreskin or around the clitoris and labia minora

Origin of SMEGMA

New Latin, from Latin, detergent, soap, from Greek smēgma, from smēchein to wash off, clean
First Known Use: circa 1819

smeg·ma

noun \ˈsmeg-mə\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SMEGMA

: the secretion of a sebaceous gland; specifically : the cheesy sebaceous matter that collects between the glans penis and the foreskin or around the clitoris and labia minora

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