Definition of infibulation in English:

infibulation

Pronunciation /inˌfibyəˈlāSHən/ /ɪnˌfɪbjəˈleɪʃən/

noun

  • The practice of excising the clitoris and labia of a girl or woman and stitching together the edges of the vulva to prevent sexual intercourse. It is traditional in some northeastern African cultures but is highly controversial.

Pronunciation

infibulation

/inˌfibyəˈlāSHən/ /ɪnˌfɪbjəˈleɪʃən/