[jee-nuh, gen-uh]

Origin of gena

1820–30; < Latin: cheek; cognate with Greek génys jaw, chin
Related formsge·nal, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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n. pl. ge•nae (-nē)
  1. The cheek or lateral side of the face.
Related formsgenal adj.
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