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[fawr-skin, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌskɪn, ˈfoʊr-/

the prepuce of the penis.
(anatomy) the nontechnical name for prepuce (sense 1) related adjective preputial

1530s, from fore- + skin (n.). A loan-translation of Latin prepuce.

foreskin fore·skin (fôr’skĭn’)
The loose fold of skin that covers the glans of the penis. Also called prepuce.


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