genital organs
The reproductive organs.

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  • genital organs — the various internal and external structures of the female and male genitalia; see terms beginning organa genitalia, under organum …   Medical dictionary

  • Genital schistosomiasis — is an infection of the genitals. Manifestations of genital schistosomiasis mucosal findings in womenMucosal grainy sandy patches seem to be pathognomonic for S. haematobium infection in the female genitals [1,2] . S. haematobium infection… …   Wikipedia

  • genital — [jen′i təl] adj. [ME < OFr < L genitalis < genitus, pp. of genere, gignere, to beget: see GENUS] 1. of reproduction or the sexual organs 2. Psychoanalysis a) designating or of the third stage of infantile psychosexual development in… …   English World dictionary

  • genital mutilation — n. The practice of modifying genital organs by cutting off portions of them; usually done to young girls. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

  • Genital modification and mutilation — The terms genital modification and genital mutilation can refer to permanent or temporary changes to human sex organs. Some forms of genital alteration are performed at the behest of an adult, with their informed consent. Others are performed on… …   Wikipedia

  • Genital wart — Warts confined primarily to the moist skin of the genitals or around the anus. These warts are due to viruses belonging to the family of human papillomaviruses (HPVs) which are transmitted through sexual contact. The virus can also be transmitted …   Medical dictionary

  • genital wart — noun Date: 1954 a wart on the skin or adjoining mucous membrane usually on or near the genital organs or the anus and caused by any of several genotypes of the human papillomavirus …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • genital — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ referring to the human or animal reproductive organs. ► NOUN (genitals) ▪ a person or animal s external reproductive organs. ORIGIN Latin genitalis, from gignere beget …   English terms dictionary

  • Genital — Gen i*tal, a. [L. genitalis, fr. genere, gignere, to beget: cf. F. g[ e]nital. See {Gender}.] Pertaining to generation, or to the generative organs; as, genital herpes. [1913 Webster] {Genital cord} (Anat.), a cord developed in the fetus by the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Genital cord — Genital Gen i*tal, a. [L. genitalis, fr. genere, gignere, to beget: cf. F. g[ e]nital. See {Gender}.] Pertaining to generation, or to the generative organs; as, genital herpes. [1913 Webster] {Genital cord} (Anat.), a cord developed in the fetus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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