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consensual

adjective con·sen·su·al \kən-ˈsen(t)-sh(ə-)wəl, -shəl, -shü-əl\

: agreed to by the people involved : done with the consent of the people involved

Full Definition of CONSENSUAL

1
:  existing or made by mutual consent without an act of writing <a consensual contract>
2
:  involving or based on mutual consent <consensual acts>
con·sen·su·al·ly adverb

Examples of CONSENSUAL

  1. She claims their relationship was consensual.

Origin of CONSENSUAL

Latin consensus + English -al
First Known Use: 1754

Rhymes with CONSENSUAL

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consensual

adjective con·sen·su·al \kən-ˈsench-(ə-)wəl, -ˈsen-chəl\

Medical Definition of CONSENSUAL

1
:  existing or made by mutual consent <consensual sexual behavior>
2
:  relating to or being the constrictive pupillary response of an eye that is covered when the other eye is exposed to light
con·sen·su·al·ly \-ē\ adverb

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