Corpus-cavernosum definition

(anatomy) A cylindrical column of erectile tissue that forms the clitoris and the penis.
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Noun

Singular:
corpus-cavernosum
Plural:
corpora-cavernosa

Origin of corpus-cavernosum

  • From Latin corpus (body) + cavernosum (Full of hollows or cavities).

    From Wiktionary