Translation of female genital mutilation in Spanish:

female genital mutilation

mutilación genital femenina, n.

noun

  • 1

    mutilación genital femenina feminine
    ablación genital femenina feminine
    • In November, the UN General Assembly passed its first resolution condemning female genital mutilation.
    • The World Health Organization estimates that about 140 million girls and women have undergone female genital mutilation.
    • Egypt outlawed female genital mutilation after a 12-year-old died in 2007.
    • Political correctness is preventing British officials from taking tough action against female genital mutilation in this country, a report by MPs says.
    • Some practitioners believe female genital mutilation will prevent sex before marriage and promiscuity afterwards.
    • She writes that her patients have endured both major and minor long-term complications from female genital cutting.