Gräfenberg spot

[ graf-uh n-burg, gref- ]
/ ˈgræf ənˌbɜrg, ˈgrɛf- /


a patch of tissue in the front wall of the vagina, claimed to be erectile and highly erogenous.

Origin of Gräfenberg spot

1980–85; after German-born gynecologist Ernst Gräfenberg (1881–1957), who is credited with first descibing it
Also called G spot, G-spot.

Definition for g-spot (2 of 2)

G spot

or G-spot

noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for g-spot



an area in the front wall of the vagina which is alleged to produce an extremely intense orgasm when stimulated

Word Origin for G-spot

C20: short for Gräfenberg spot, named after Ernst Gräfenberg (1881–1957), German gynaecologist
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