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gen·i·tal

(jen'i-tăl),
1. Relating to reproduction or generation.
2. Relating to the primary female or male sex organs or genitals.
3. Relating to or characterized by genitality.
[L. genitalis, pertaining to reproduction, fr. gigno, to bring forth]

genital

(jĕn′ĭ-tl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to biological reproduction.
2. Of or relating to the genitals.
3. Of or relating to the final stage of psychosexual development in psychoanalytic theory, beginning in puberty and during which the genitals again become the focus of gratification, and interest develops in romantic and sexual relationships. The genital stage is preceded by the latency period.

gen′i·tal·ly adv.

genital

adjective
1. Referring to the external and/or internal ♂ and/or ♀ sex organs and/or genitals.
2. Pertaining or referring to reproduction.
3. Referring to the key components of sexuality–penis and vagina–in the psychoanalytic construct of the mental universe. See Eroticism, Sex, Sexuality.

gen·i·tal

(jen'i-tăl)
1. Relating to reproduction or generation.
2. Relating to the primary female or male sex organs or genitals.
3. In psychoanalytic theory, relating to or characterized by genitality.
[L. genitalis, pertaining to reproduction, fr. gigno, to bring forth]

genital

Pertaining to the GENITALIA.

Genital

Sexual organ.
Mentioned in: Penile Prostheses

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The MGSIS-7 assessed men's self-reported feelings about the physical appearance of their genitals. The questionnaire consists of 7 items assessed using a Likert-type scale from 1 (strongly disagree) to 4 (strongly agree), with higher scores denoting a more positive genital self-image.
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According to center for disease control and prevention approximately 50 million population affected with genital herpes in the U.S.
According to Terry and Harris (2013), the World Health Organization (WHO) defined FGM, female genital mutilation, by the severity of the procedure which ranged from a very small laceration of the genitalia to completely removing the entire section of the genitals of a female.
Committee chairman Keith Vaz said: "The law relating to female genital cosmetic surgery is ambiguous and must be clarified.
Dr Nomita Chandhiok, Deputy Director General of ICMR said: "If women with genital TB are diagnosed late, the infertility risk and other harm done to their tissue are likely to be much more severe.
Additionally, the intranasal NanoVax HSV vaccine has demonstrated safety and efficacy in both prophylactic and therapeutic animal models for genital herpes.
Fournier gangrene, an extremely rare but life-threatening bacterial infection in the genitals, is more common in older men.
The United Nations (UN) has shown extreme concern for decades over female genital cutting and has recently displayed admirable interest in eliminating intersex genital cutting.
The challenge, with the theme, 'Female Genital Mutilation: Myth, Pain and the way out,' was taken to St Anne's School, People Girls Grammar School, Yejide Grammar School, Queens School, St Theresa's College, St Claire's Girls High School and Our Lady of Apostles Grammar School.
Researchers at Qatar University (QU) and Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have described an intriguing and rapid evolution of the herpes simplex virus type-1 (HSV-1) epidemic in the United States (US), with less infection in childhood but more in adulthood, and less oral infection but more genital infection.