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foreskin

[ fawr-skin, fohr- ]
/ ˈfɔrˌskɪn, ˈfoʊr- /
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noun

the prepuce of the penis.

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Origin of foreskin

1525–35; fore- + skin; probably on the model of German Vorhaut (Luther); cf. prepuce
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British Dictionary definitions for foreskin

foreskin
/ (ˈfɔːˌskɪn) /

noun

anatomy the nontechnical name for prepuce (def. 1) Related adjective: preputial
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for foreskin

foreskin
[ fôrskĭn′ ]

n.

The loose fold of skin that covers the glans of the penis.prepuce
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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