vaginismus

noun vag·i·nis·mus \ ˌva-jə-ˈniz-məs \

Definition of vaginismus

: a painful spasmodic contraction of the vagina

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Origin and Etymology of vaginismus

vagina + New Latin -ismus, suffix in names of ailments caused by involuntary muscle control (such as strabismus, trismus) — more at -ism


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vaginismus

noun vag·i·nis·mus \ ˌvaj-ə-ˈniz-məs \

medical Definition of vaginismus

: a painful spasmodic contraction of the vagina

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