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john commented on the word sheela na gig
"Sheela na Gigs (or Sheela-na-Gigs) are figurative carvings of naked women displaying an exaggerated vulva. They are found on churches, castles and other buildings, particularly in Ireland and Britain, sometimes together with male figures."
December 10, 2007
bilby commented on the word sheela na gig
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July 19, 2008
papageno commented on the word sheela na gig
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October 14, 2008