pubes

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noun pu·bes \ˈpyü-(ˌ)bēz\

Definition of pubes

plural

pubes

  1. 1 :  the hair that appears on the lower part of the hypogastric region at puberty

  2. 2 :  the pubic region

Origin and Etymology of pubes

New Latin, from Latin, manhood, body hair, pubic region; akin to Latin puber pubescent


First Known Use: 1565


Medical Dictionary

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pubes

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noun pu·bes \ˈpyü-(ˌ)bēz\

Medical Definition of pubes

plural

pubes

  1. 1:  the hair that appears on the lower part of the hypogastric region at puberty—called also pubic hair

  2. 2:  the lower part of the hypogastric region :  the pubic region


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pubes

pu·bes

Medical Definition of pubes

plural of pubis

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