genitalia

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See also: genitália

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin genitalia, substantive use of plural of genitalis (pertaining to generation or birth).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒɛnɪˈteɪli.ə/
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Noun[edit]

genitalia pl (plural only)

  1. External sex organs.
  2. A collection of external sex organs.

Usage notes[edit]

Not used in the singular, which theoretically would be *genitale.

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Translations[edit]

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

genitālia

  1. nominative neuter plural of genitālis
  2. accusative neuter plural of genitālis
  3. vocative neuter plural of genitālis

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

genitalia n pl (definite plural genitaliaa) (plural only)

  1. genitalia
    Synonym: kjønnsorgan

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