Meaning of “hymen” in the English Dictionary

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"hymen" in British English

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hymennoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhaɪ.mən/ us /ˈhaɪ.mən/

a thin piece of skin that partly covers the opening to a girl's or woman's vagina and breaks when she has sex for the first time

(Definition of “hymen” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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