prepubic

adjective pre·pubic
variants: less commonly

prepubian

\"+\

Definition of prepubic

  1. 1 :  in front of the pubis

  2. 2 [prepubis + -ic or -an] :  relating to or constituting the prepubis

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of prepubic

prepubic from pre- + pubic; prepubian International Scientific Vocabulary pre- + pub- (from New Latin pubis) + -an


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up prepubic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a brief usually trivial fact

Get Word of the Day daily email!