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"hymen" in British English

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hymennoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈhaɪ.mən/
a ​thinpiece of ​skin that ​partlycovers 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)
Translations of “hymen”
in Chinese (Simplified) 处女膜…
in Chinese (Traditional) 處女膜…
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