from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun plural Jealously guarded assets or secrets.
  • noun plural Vulgar Slang The male genitals.

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  • noun idiomatic, euphemistic Testicles.

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  • noun external male sex organs


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  • "Noun. A jocular euphemism for the male genitals, emphasising their personal importance. Not heard very often and occasionally shortened to 'jewels'."


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