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Meaning of CLITORIS

Pronunciation:  'klituris

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a female sexual organ homologous to the penis

CLITORIS is a 8 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: button, clit
 See Also: erectile organ, foreskin, glans clitoridis, prepuce, vulva



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Cli"to*ris\ (? or ?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? to
shut up. It is concealed by the labia pudendi.] (Anat.)
A small organ at the upper part of the vulva, homologous to
the penis in the male.

Medical Dictionary
 Definition: Small, erectile organ of the external female genitalia.
Thesaurus Terms
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