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foreskin

[fawr-skin, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌskɪn, ˈfoʊr-/
noun
1.
the prepuce of the penis.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; fore- + skin; probably on the model of German Vorhaut (Luther); cf. prepuce
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British Dictionary definitions for foreskins

foreskin

/ˈfɔːˌskɪn/
noun
1.
(anatomy) the nontechnical name for prepuce (sense 1) related adjective preputial
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Word Origin and History for foreskins

foreskin

n.

1530s, from fore- + skin (n.). A loan-translation of Latin prepuce.

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foreskins in Medicine

foreskin fore·skin (fôr'skĭn')
n.
The loose fold of skin that covers the glans of the penis. Also called prepuce.

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