groin Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"groin" in British English

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groinnoun [C]

uk   us   /ɡrɔɪn/

groin noun [C] (BODY)

the ​place where ​yourlegsmeet the ​front of ​yourbody: He ​pulled a ​muscle in his groin. a groin ​strain the ​malesexorgans: He was ​kicked in the ​stomach and the groin.

groin noun [C] (SEA)

a groyne
(Definition of groin from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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groinnoun [C]

 us   /ɡrɔɪn/
the ​place at the ​front of ​yourbody where ​yourlegsmeet: Jeff ​pulled a ​muscle in his groin.
(Definition of groin from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “groin”
in Spanish ingle…
in Vietnamese háng…
in Malaysian groin…
in Thai ขาหนีบ…
in French aine…
in German die Leistengegend…
in Chinese (Simplified) 身体, 腹股沟, (男子)阴部…
in Turkish kasık…
in Russian пах…
in Indonesian kelangkang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 身體, 腹股溝, (男子)陰部…
in Polish pachwina…
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