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glans pe·'nis

[TA]
the conic expansion of the corpus spongiosum that forms the head of the penis.
Synonym(s): balanus

balanus

An obsolete term for either
(1) Glans penis, or  
(2) Glans clitoridis.

balanus

(băl′ă-nŭs) [Gr. balanos, glans]
The glans penis or glans clitoridis.
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1988) found a negative correlation between a season's recruitment of barnacles, Balanus glandula, and the upwelling index at Pacific Grove.
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