Origin of prepuce
OTHER WORDS FROM prepucepre·pu·tial [pri-pyoo-shuhl], /prɪˈpyu ʃəl/, adjectivesub·pre·pu·tial, adjective
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How to use prepuce in a sentence
The practice of parading the prepuce once a year continued until it disappeared in 1983.
Or, like the assumed culprit in the 1983 theft of the holy prepuce, is the Vatican itself involved?
At least a dozen towns (most of them in France) claimed to have the prized prepuce.
How effectually is that reproach removed by abstracting a small portion of the prepuce?A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 3 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Infibulation was practiced in two ways,—by a ring through the prepuce or by a bandage around it.Folkways|William Graham Sumner
Paul says in cases of sloughing of the prepuce we must cut it off, and if there be haemorrhage we must use lunated cauteries ( ).Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times|John Stewart Milne
This operation (mahele) consisted in slitting the prepuce by means of a bamboo.Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands|Charles Nordhoff
It is most marked in chancres situated in the furrow between the glans and the prepuce.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles