Definition of pubis noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpjuːbɪs//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpjuːbɪs//
(pl. pubes
BrE BrE//ˈpjuːbiːz//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpjuːbiːz//
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one of the two bones that form the sides of the pelvis Word Originlate 16th cent.: from Latin os pubis ‘bone of the pubes’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pubis

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