Definition of genitofemoral in English:

genitofemoral

adjective

  • Of or relating to the genitals and the (upper and inner part of) the thigh; specifically designating a nerve that arises from the first and second lumbar nerves and divides at the inguinal ligament into branches supplying the scrotum or external labium and the thigh.

Origin

Late 19th century. After scientific Latin genito-femoralis.

Pronunciation

genitofemoral

/ˌdʒɛnɪtə(ʊ)ˈfɛm(ə)rəl//ˌdʒɛnɪtə(ʊ)ˈfiːm(ə)rəl//ˌdʒɛnɪtə(ʊ)ˈfɛm(ə)r(ə)l/