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pubes

1. (Science: anatomy) The hair which appears upon the lower part of the hypogastric region at the age of puberty. Hence (as more commonly used), the lower part of the hypogastric region; the pubic region.

2. (Science: botany) The down of plants; a downy or villous substance which grows on plants; pubescence.

Origin: L, the hair which appears on the body at puberty, from pubes adult.


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... They didnt suddenly pop into being - unless you believe in some form of intelligent design, But let's tart at the basics - do you agree that "pubes" and eyes are the product of evolution?

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by JorgeLobo
Sat May 19, 2012 12:54 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Pubes
Replies: 14
Views: 20555

Pubes

Evolution is not directed in its current concept. It's a process of random mutation facilitated by natural selection. Whether "pubes" developed specifically, are remnants of generally heavy body hair from evolutionary past, localized heavier body hair associated with groin region, ...

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by JorgeLobo
Fri May 18, 2012 5:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Pubes
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"Pubes" do not have a purpose - we interpret the function they may have.

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by JorgeLobo
Thu May 17, 2012 11:01 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Pubes
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Re: pubic hair functions

I don't know about the skin burns thing. Evolution process is a long process and the only thing I could think of that pubes would resist friction from is pants, and clothing hasn't been around that long. I would say it functions as a scent collector which makes it a lot easier for ...

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by Darwin420
Thu Nov 27, 2008 11:05 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: pubic hair functions
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Views: 4970

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i dont know whether this should go in this orum or the evolution forum. . . but what is the purpose of pubic hair???

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by Tyran
Sun Nov 27, 2005 9:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Pubes
Replies: 14
Views: 20555


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