[ tes-ti-kuhl ]
/ ˈtɛs tɪ kəl /
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How to use testicle in a sentence
Darius feels shame and embarrassment—the fault, he’s convinced, lies with his own faulty testicle.The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard Is Proof That Some Franchises Deserve to Die|Stephanie Zacharek|June 16, 2021|Time
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British Dictionary definitions for testicle
/ (ˈtɛstɪkəl) /
either of the two male reproductive glands, in most mammals enclosed within the scrotum, that produce spermatozoa and the hormone testosteroneAlso called: testis
Derived forms of testicletesticular (tɛˈstɪkjʊlə), adjective
Word Origin for testicle
C15: from Latin testiculus, diminutive of testis testicle
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Medical definitions for testicle
[ tĕs′tĭ-kəl ]
A testis, especially one contained within the scrotum.
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Scientific definitions for testicle
[ tĕs′tĭ-kəl ]
Either of the testes of a male mammal together with the scrotum that contains it.
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