Etymology
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mons (n.)

from Latin mons (plural montes) "mountain" (from PIE root *men- (2) "to project"); used in English in various anatomical senses, especially mons Veneris "mountains of Love," fleshy eminence atop the vaginal opening, 1690s; often mons for short.

updated on October 16, 2017

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Definitions of mons from WordNet

mons (n.)
a mound of fatty tissue covering the pubic area in women;
Synonyms: mons veneris / mons pubis
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