mons pubis

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noun mons pu·bis \ˈmänz-ˈpyü-bəs\

Definition of mons pubis

plural

montes pubis

play \ˈmän-tēz-\
  1. :  a rounded eminence of fatty tissue on the pubic symphysis especially of the human female

Origin and Etymology of mons pubis

New Latin, pubic eminence


First Known Use: 1682


Medical Dictionary

mons pubis

noun mons pu·bis

Medical Definition of mons pubis

plural

montes pubis

\ˌmän-ˌtēz-\play
  1. :  a rounded eminence of fatty tissue upon the pubic symphysis especially of the human female—see mons veneris

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