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buggery

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noun bug·gery \ˈbə-gə-rē\

Simple Definition of buggery

  • : anal sex

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of buggery

  1. :  sodomy

1514

First Known Use of buggery

1514


Medical Dictionary

buggery

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noun bug·gery \ˈbəg-ə-rē\

Medical Definition of buggery

plural

buggeries

  1. :  sodomy




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