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A 2016 study published in the journal JAMA Dermatology confirmed that 62 percent of women surveyed totally removed their pubes at least once while 84 percent definitely did some form of grooming.
Women were most in danger of harming the pubis (the hairy region above the vagina), the inner thigh, and vagina.
For men that would be the scrotum; the pubis — the area surrounding the pelvis — was the most likely injury spot for women.
And just to clarify, the majority of the injuries occurred in the pubic area — the scrotum for men and pubis for women.
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Origin and Etymology of pubis
First Known Use: 1578See Words from the same year
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