from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A pointed papilloma typically found on the skin or mucous membranes of the anus and the external genital organs. It is caused by a virus that is transmitted through sexual contact. Also called condyloma acuminatum, venereal wart.

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  • n. A highly contagious sexually transmitted infection. Caused by some variants of the Human papillomavirus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a small benign wart on or around the genitals and anus


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