One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Zoology. In certain gastropod molluscs: the terminal portion of the male genital duct, leading inwards from the male genital pore.
Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin praepūtium foreskin (in post-classical Latin also prepucium) from prae- + a second element of unknown origin + -ium.
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