[ tes-ti-kuh l ]
/ ˈtɛs tɪ kəl /
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Words nearby testicle
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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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