frenum

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noun fre·num \ˈfrē-nəm\

Definition of frenum

plural

frenums

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frena

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  1. :  frenulum 1

Origin and Etymology of frenum

New Latin, from Latin, bridle, reins, and bit; probably akin to Latin frendere to grind — more at grind


First Known Use: 1741


Medical Dictionary

frenum

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noun fre·num \ˈfrē-nəm\

Medical Definition of frenum

plural

frenums

or

frena

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