Definition of “perineum” - English Dictionary

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“perineum” in British English

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perineumnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌper.ɪˈniː.əm/ us /ˌper.ɪˈniː.əm/ plural perinea specialized

the area between the anus and the scrotum or vagina:

A difficult childbirth may result in a tear of the perineum.

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