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gen·i·ta·li·a

(jen-i-tā'lē-ă), [TA] This word is grammatically plural.
The organs of reproduction or generation, external and internal.
[L. neut. pl. of genitalis, genital]

genitalia

(jĕn′ĭ-tā′lē-ə, -tāl′yə)
pl.n.
The genitals.

gen·i·ta·li·a

(jen'i-tā'lē-ă) [TA]
The organs of reproduction or generation, external and internal.
Synonym(s): genitals.
[L. neut. pl. of genitalis, genital]

genitalia

, genitals (jen-i-tal'e-a) (jen'i-tals)
Organs of generation; reproductive organs.

ambiguous genitalia

External reproductive organs that are not easily identified as male or female.
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FEMALE GENITAL ORGANS: Sagittal section showing organs within the pelvic cavity

female genitalia

Reproductive organs of the female sex. The external genitalia collectively are termed the vulva or pudendum and include the mons veneris, labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, fourchet, fossa navicularis, vestibule, vestibular bulb, Skene's glands, glands of Bartholin, hymen and vaginal introitus, and perineum. The internal genitalia are the two ovaries, two fallopian tubes, uterus, and vagina.
See: illustration
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MALE GENITAL ORGANS: Midsagittal section of male reproductive structures shown through the pelvic cavity

male genitalia

Reproductive organs of the male sex, including two bulbourethral (Cowper's) glands, two ejaculatory ducts, two glands producing spermatozoa (the testes or gonads), the penis with urethra, two seminal ducts (vasa deferentes or ducti deferentes), two seminal vesicles, two spermatic cords, the scrotum, and the prostate gland.
See: illustration; penis; prostate

genitalia

A term usually implying the external organs of generation-the labia majora and minora and the clitoris in the female and the penis, scrotum and testicles of the male. Strictly, the genitalia also include all the other parts concerned with reproduction-the vagina, uterus, fallopian tubes and ovaries in the female; and the spermatic cords, vasa deferentes, seminal vesicles and prostate gland in the male.

genitalia

the reproductive organs and their accessory parts.
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In all 11 cases in which the male genitalia had not entered the bursa and were still inside the ovipositor, the sac of the distiphallus was not inflated.
spirita por presentar dimorfismo sexual marcado en la forma de las antenas, la hembra presenta antenas con F2 de forma subglobular, ala anterior 1.3x tan larga como ancha, VM con tres hileras de setas, sin area ahumada detras de la VM y la VE, y genitalia del macho sin estructuras visibles.
Thus, a male may leave none, one, or both tips (one in each side) in the genitalia of a female.
Type II (Infibulation\[TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]): This includes all degrees of excision of the genitalia beyond clitoridectomy to include other part/parts of the external genitalia, followed by suturing or not.
Dado que las especies de Chrysopidae encontradas en el Valle del Cauca poseen caracteristicas morfologicas externas variables, se consideraron otros metodos de diferenciacion, tales como marcadores moleculares y marcadores morfologicos como la genitalia interna, con miras a corroborar la validez de los caracteres morfologicos externos, ademas para esclarecer la determinacion de algunos morfotipos que no han sido reconocidos hasta especie, contribuyendo al conocimiento taxonomico de la familia.
The genitalia and wing venation were examined in 60% euparal solution or dried condition, respectively.
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When they broke in, they were met with the sight of his daughterin a pool of blood while his son-in-law was in the middle of cutting off her genitalia.
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