perineal

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See also: périnéal

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perineal (not comparable)

  1. Referring to the region of the perineum.
    His bicycle seat produced a great deal of perineal discomfort.
    Many mothers find the use of perineal massage eases their childbirth.

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Not to be confused with peroneal nor peritoneal.

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perineal (plural perineais, comparable)

  1. perineal

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French périnéal. Surface etymology is perineu +‎ -al.

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perineal m or n (feminine singular perineală, masculine plural perineali, feminine and neuter plural perineale)

  1. (anatomy) perineal

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perineal (plural perineales)

  1. perineal

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