glans of clitoris


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glans of clit·o·ris

[TA]
a small mass of highly sensitized erectile tissue capping the body of the clitoris.
Synonym(s): glans clitoridis [TA]

glans of clitoris

Etymology: L, glans + Gk, kleitoris
the erectile tissue at the end of the clitoris. It comprises two corpora cavernosa enclosed in a dense, fibrous membrane and connected to the pubis and ischium. Also called glans clitoridis.

glans of clit·o·ris

(glanz klit'ŏr-is) [TA]
A small mass of highly sensitized erectile tissue capping the body of the clitoris.
Synonym(s): glans clitoridis [TA] .
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