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

  • n. A rounded fleshy protuberance situated over the pubic bones that becomes covered with hair during puberty.

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  • n. a fleshy protuberance over the pubic bones that becomes covered with hair during puberty

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as mons Veneris, but designating occasionally the similar region in the male.

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

  • n. a mound of fatty tissue covering the pubic area in women

Etymologies

New Latin mōns pūbis : Latin mōns, mount + Latin pūbis, genitive of pūbēs, pubis.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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