genitalia

plural noun
gen·​i·​ta·​lia | \ ˌje-nə-ˈtāl-yə How to pronounce genitalia (audio) \

Definition of genitalia

: the organs of the reproductive system especially : the external genital organs

Other Words from genitalia

genitalic \ ˌje-​nə-​ˈta-​lik How to pronounce genitalic (audio) , -​ˈtā-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of genitalia

1651, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for genitalia

Latin, from neuter plural of genitalis

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“Genitalia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/genitalia. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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genitalia

noun plural
gen·​i·​ta·​lia | \ ˌjen-ə-ˈtāl-yə How to pronounce genitalia (audio) \

Medical Definition of genitalia

: the organs of the reproductive system especially : the external genital organs

Other Words from genitalia

genitalic \ -​ˈtal-​ik How to pronounce genitalic (audio) , -​ˈtāl-​ How to pronounce genitalic (audio) \ adjective

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