genital corpuscle

n.

Any of the encapsulated nerve endings in skin of the genitalia and nipples.

Nearby words

  1. genista,
  2. genistein,
  3. genit.,
  4. genital,
  5. genital cord,
  6. genital herpes,
  7. genital mutilation,
  8. genital organ,
  9. genital phase,
  10. genital ridge


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