rima pudendi


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rima

 [ri´mah] (L.)
a cleft or crack.
rima glot´tidis the elongated opening between the true vocal cords and between the arytenoid cartilages; called also vocal area.
rima o´ris the opening of the mouth.
rima palpebra´rum palpebral fissure.
rima puden´di the space between the labia majora; called also pudendal fissure.

pu·den·dal cleft

[TA]
the cleft of the vulva between the labia majora.

rima pudendi

The space between the labia majora, into which the urethra and vagina open.
Synonym: vestibule of vagina
See also: rima glottidis