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genitalsplural noun

 us   /ˈdʒen·ət·əlz/ (also genitalia,  /ˌdʒen·əˈteɪl·jə/ )
the ​sexorgans
genital
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈdʒen·ət·əl/
the genital ​organs
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genitalsnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈdʒen.ɪ.təlz/  us   /ˈdʒen.ə.t̬əlz/ (specialized genitalia)
the ​outersexualorgans, ​especially the penis or vulva
genital
adjective uk   /ˈdʒen.ɪ.təl/  us   /ˈdʒen.ə.t̬əl/
the genital ​area/​organs
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Translations of “genitals”
in Arabic الأعضاء الجِنسِيّة…
in Korean 생식기…
in Portuguese genitália…
in Catalan genitals…
in Japanese 性器, 生殖器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 外生殖器(尤指阴茎或外阴)…
in Turkish cinsel organlar…
in Russian гениталии, половые органы…
in Chinese (Traditional) 外生殖器(尤指陰莖或外陰)…
in Italian genitali…
in Polish genitalia…
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