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THIGH GAP [1 record]

Record 1 2018-02-22

English

Subject field(s)
  • Hygiene and Health
DEF

A space between the inner thighs of someone who is standing with their knees straight and their feet together.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Hygiène et santé
DEF

Écart, plus ou moins important, existant entre les cuisses d'une personne lorsque ses pieds se touchent.

OBS

L'espace intercuisse est considéré comme un critère de beauté par certaines jeunes femmes qui souhaitent maigrir, quitte à mettre leur santé en danger.

OBS

espace intercuisse; intercuisse : termes et définition publiés au Journal officiel de la République française le 6 avril 2016.

Spanish

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