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phimosis

noun phi·mo·sis \ fī-ˈmō-səs , fi- \

medical Definition of phimosis

plural phimoses play \-ˌsēz\
: tightness or constriction of the orifice of the foreskin arising either congenitally or postnatally (as from balanoposthitis) and preventing retraction of the foreskin over the glans

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