maidenhead

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noun maid·en·head \ˈmā-dən-ˌhed\

Definition of maidenhead

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being a maiden :  virginity

  2. 2 :  hymen

Origin and Etymology of maidenhead

Middle English maidenhed, from maiden + -hed -hood; akin to Middle English -hod -hood


First Known Use: 13th century


Maidenhead

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geographical name Maid·en·head \ˈmā-dən-ˌhed\

Definition of Maidenhead

  1. town S England in Berkshire on Thames River W of London pop 49,038


MAIDENHEAD Defined for English Language Learners

maidenhead

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noun maid·en·head \ˈmā-dən-ˌhed\

Definition of maidenhead for English Language Learners

  • of a woman : the state of being a virgin


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maidenhead

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noun maid·en·head \ˈmād-ən-ˌhed\

Medical Definition of maidenhead

  1. :  hymen


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