In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
nounPlural scrota, Plural scrotums
- The top of the scrotum is warmest, having a surface temperature of 30.4°C and subcutaneous temperature of 34.3°C.
- The umbilicus can be used as a landmark when determining the location of the genital tubercle or presence of a scrotum in males.
- The container was then lowered from the scrotum, and the water remaining in the container was carefully measured to the nearest milliliter in a graduated cylinder.
- I can feel my scrotum tightening just looking at it.
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