adosculation

noun
ad·​os·​cu·​la·​tion | \(ˌ)a-ˌdä-skyə-ˈlā-shən\
plural -s

Definition of adosculation 

: impregnation by external contact without intromission

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First Known Use of adosculation

1682, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adosculation

Late Latin adosculatus (past participle of adosculari to kiss, from Latin ad- + osculari to kiss) + English -ion

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