genital

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English, from Latin genitalis (of or belonging to generation), from genitus, past participle of gignō (to beget, generate); see genus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒɛnətəl/, /ˈdʒɛnɪtəl/
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Adjective[edit]

genital (not comparable)

  1. Of, or relating to biological reproduction.
  2. Of, or relating to the genitalia.
  3. (psychoanalysis) Of, or relating to psychosexual development during puberty.

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Noun[edit]

genital (plural genitals)

  1. (rare) The genitalia.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin genitālis

Adjective[edit]

genital (plural genitales)

  1. genital

Noun[edit]

genital m (plural genitales)

  1. (Usually plural) genital

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