pubic region


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pubic region the lower part of the abdomen just above the external genital organs
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In literature:

A few straggling hairs were observed on the breast and pubic region, as in young people on the approach of puberty.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
The sacro-pubic region in women, because it includes the source of menstruation, thus becomes a specially heightened seat of taboo.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 1 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
The pubic louse usually infests the hairs of the pubis and the perineal region.
"Handbook of Medical Entomology" by William Albert Riley

In news:

People with the disorder don't just pull from their heads -- they also pull hair from their eyebrows, eyelashes, and pubic regions, Woods said.