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groin

groin

 
pronunciation:
groIn
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the hollow of the joint between the thigh and the abdomen, including the external genitalia.
definition 2: in architecture, the curved edge or edges formed at the intersection of two vaults.
definition 3: a small wharf or jetty constructed to protect the shoreline from erosion.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: groined, groining, groins
definition: in architecture, to construct so that groins are formed.