a cheesy sebaceous secretion that may accumulate under the foreskin or around the clitoris
Origin of smegmaModern Latin ; from L, detergent ; from Classical Greek sm?gma ; from sm?chein, to wipe off: see smectic
A sebaceous secretion, especially the cheesy secretion that collects under the prepuce or around the clitoris.
Origin of smegmaLatin sm&emacron;gma, detergent, from Greek, from sm&emacron;khein, to wash off.
From Latin, from Ancient Greek ÏƒÎ¼á¿†Î³Î¼Î± (smÄ“gma), alternative spelling of ÏƒÎ¼á¿†Î¼Î± (smÄ“ma, “soap, detergent"), from ÏƒÎ¼Î¬Ï‰ (smaÅ, “I wipe, clean").