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sexual

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adjective sex·u·al \ˈsek-sh(ə-)wəl, ˈsek-shəl\

Simple Definition of sexual

  • : of, relating to, or involving sex

  • : of or relating to males and females

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sexual

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or associated with sex or the sexes <sexual differentiation> <sexual conflict>

  2. 2 :  having or involving sex <sexual reproduction>

sexually play \ˈsek-sh(ə-)wə-lē, ˈsek-sh(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of sexual in a sentence

  1. He denied that he had a sexual relationship with her.



Origin of sexual

Late Latin sexualis, from Latin sexus sex


First Known Use: 1651

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SEXUAL Defined for Kids

sexual

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adjective sex·u·al \ˈsek-shə-wəl\

Definition of sexual for Students

  1. 1 :  of or relating to sex or the sexes

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or being the form of reproduction in which germ cells from two parents combine in fertilization to form a new individual

sexually adverb



Medical Dictionary

sexual

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adjective sex·u·al \ˈseksh-(ə-)wəl, ˈsek-shəl\

Medical Definition of sexual

  1. 1:  of, relating to, or associated with sex or the sexes <sexual differentiation> <sexual conflict>

  2. 2:  having or involving sex <sexual reproduction>

sexually \ˈseksh-(ə-)wə-lē, ˈseksh-(ə-)lē\play adverb



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