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pubes

 [pu´bēz] (L.)
1. the hairs growing over the pubic region.
2. the pubic region.

pubic hair

[TA]
the hair of the pubic region just above the external genitals.
Synonym(s): pubes (1) [TA]

pubes

/pu·bes/ (pu´bez) [L.]
1. the hairs growing over the pubic region.
2. the pubic region.pu´bic

pubes

(pyo͞o′bēz)
n. pl. pubes
1. The lower part of the abdomen, especially the region surrounding the external genitals.
2. The hair that appears on this region at puberty.
3. Plural of pubis.

pubes

See pubis.

pu·bes

(pyū'bēz) [TA]
1. [TA] The area above the external genitals where hair growth signals puberty.
2. One of the pubic hairs; the hair of the pubic region. usage note Often incorrectly called pubis.
[L. pubes, the hair on the genitals; the genitals]

pubes

The pubic hair or the PUBIC region of the body.
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She continues to shave so that her va-jay-jay feels neat and tidy, but like me she is less than enthusiastic about the idea of fashioning her pubes.
Scattered around the floor, Mouth, 1992--93, consisted of 600 roughly tennis-ball-sized objects covered with black flax that looked like pubes.
The display actually reflects reality - except that in recent years, shaving of pubes have become quite common among young males and females - that pubic hair grows upon reaching adolescence and unless trimmed or shaved regularly, tends to stick out.
Not only has she been telling us to stare at our poo for 10 seconds, to think about how we treat our pubes, and that eating a burger is actually eating the energy of the sun (come again?
And, as we revealed yesterday, his unruly pubes were given a short, back and sides.