noun. a white secretion of the sebaceous glands of the foreskin.
Example sentences of the word smegma
1. Noun, singular or mass
Removing or otherwise getting rid of the smegma is simply a matter of daily hygiene practices.
2. Noun, plural
Some women produce more smegma than others.
When left to collect within the sheath, smegma gets trapped in the urethral groove and forms "beans," which can be infectious, cause swelling or create a life-threatening situation.