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sodomy

noun sod·omy \ˈsä-də-mē\

: anal sex with someone

Full Definition of SODOMY

:  anal or oral copulation with a member of the same or opposite sex; also :  copulation with an animal
sod·om·it·ic \ˌsä-də-ˈmi-tik\ or sod·om·it·i·cal \-ti-kəl\ adjective

Origin of SODOMY

Middle English, from Anglo-French sodomie, from Late Latin Sodoma Sodom; from the homosexual proclivities of the men of the city in Genesis 19:1–11
First Known Use: 13th century

sodomy

noun sod·omy \ˈsäd-ə-mē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural sod·om·ies

Medical Definition of SODOMY

:  anal or oral copulation with a member of the same or opposite sex; also :  copulation with an animal
sod·om·it·ic \ˌsäd-ə-ˈmit-ik\ or sod·om·it·i·cal \-i-kəl\ adjective

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