glans

noun \ ˈglanz \

Definition of glans

plural glandes play \ˈglan-ˌdēz\
1 : a conical vascular body forming the extremity of the penis called also glans penis
2 : a structure of the clitoris similar to the glans penis called also glans cli*to*ri*dis\-klə-ˈtȯr-ə-dəs\

Origin and Etymology of glans

Latin gland-, glans, literally, acorn


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glans

noun \ ˈglanz \

medical Definition of glans

plural glandes play \ˈglan-ˌdēz\
1 : a conical vascular body that forms the extremity of the penis
2 : a conical vascular body that forms the extremity of the clitoris

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