condom

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English[edit]

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A rolled-up condom

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Many theories exist. Possibly derived from Italian guantone, from guanto (a glove)

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkɒn.dɒm/, /ˈkɒn.dəm/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkɑn.dəm/, /ˈkʌn.dəm/
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condom (plural condoms)

  1. A flexible sleeve made of latex or other impermeable material such as sheepskin, worn over an erect penis during intercourse as a contraceptive or as a way to prevent the spread of STDs.

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French[edit]

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condom m (plural condoms)

  1. (Quebec) condom

Italian[edit]

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condom m (invariable)

  1. condom

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