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safe sex

noun

Simple Definition of safe sex

  • : sexual activity in which people protect themselves from diseases (such as AIDS) by using condoms or by other methods

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of safe sex

  1. :  sexual activity and especially sexual intercourse in which various measures (as the use of latex condoms or the practice of monogamy) are taken to avoid disease (as AIDS) transmitted by sexual contact —called also safer sex

Examples of safe sex in a sentence

  1. a book advising young people to practice safe sex



1983

First Known Use of safe sex

1983


Medical Dictionary

safe sex

noun

Medical Definition of safe sex

  1. :  sexual activity and especially sexual intercourse in which various measures (as the use of latex condoms or the practice of monogamy) are taken to avoid disease (as AIDS) transmitted by sexual contact—called also safer sex




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of safe sex Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about safe sex


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