Origin of prepuce
Examples from the Web for prepuce
Contemporary Examples of prepuce
The practice of parading the prepuce once a year continued until it disappeared in 1983.Who Stole John Paul’s Blood And Christ’s Foreskin?
Barbie Latza Nadeau
January 29, 2014
Historical Examples of prepuce
Phimosis is an ancient attendant on our inheritance of the prepuce, we being, in fact, born with it; this is the rule.
He suffered from; irritability of the prepuce, and the nurse powdered it before he went to sleep.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6)
Where the prepuce passes back naturally in babyhood, the mother should occasionally take a damp cloth and remove the secretion.Self Knowledge and Guide to Sex Instruction
T. W. Shannon
The prepuce sometimes is not to be withdrawn, and the struggles of the animal are excessive when its retraction is attempted.The Dog
Dinks, Mayhew, and Hutchinson
There is no doubt but that the prepuce offers the best skin-grafting material.
Word Origin for prepuce
c.1400, from Old French prepuce, from Latin praeputium "foreskin," possibly from præ- "before" (see pre-) + *putos "penis." Earlier in English as prepucy (late 14c.), directly from Latin.