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frottage

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noun frot·tage \frȯ-ˈtäzh\

Definition of frottage

  1. 1 :  the technique of creating a design by rubbing (as with a pencil) over an object placed underneath the paper; also :  a composition so made

  2. 2 :  the act of obtaining sexual stimulation by rubbing against a person or object



Origin and Etymology of frottage

French, from frotter to rub


First Known Use: 1935

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frottage

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noun frot·tage \frȯ-ˈtäzh\

Medical Definition of frottage




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