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coitus

play
noun co·i·tus \ˈkō-ə-təs, kō-ˈē-, ˈkȯi-təs\

Definition of coitus

  1. :  physical union of male and female genitalia accompanied by rhythmic movements :  sexual intercourse 1 — compare orgasm

co·i·tal play \-təl\ adjective
co·i·tal·ly play \-tə-lē\ adverb


Examples of coitus

  1. <the act of coitus is the natural method by which conception occurs>



Origin of coitus

Latin, from coire


First Known Use: 1845

Rhymes with coitus


Medical Dictionary

coitus

play play
noun co·itus \ˈkō-ət-əs, kō-ˈēt-\

Medical Definition of coitus

  1. :  physical union of male and female genitalia accompanied by rhythmic movements :  sexual intercourse 1—compare orgasm

  2. co·ital \-ət-əl, -ˈēt-\play play play adjective
    co·ital·ly \-əl-ē\play adverb





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