Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In anatomy, the entrance leading into a canal or cavity.

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  • noun medicine The entrance to a hollow organ or canal; often specifically the entrance to the vagina.
  • noun music A piece of music played before a mass; a musical introduction of any sort.
  • noun Alternative spelling of introit.

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  • noun entrance or opening to a hollow organ or tube (especially the vaginal opening)

Etymologies

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From Latin introitus.

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