coitus interruptus

noun coitus in·ter·rup·tus \ -ˌin-tə-ˈrəp-təs \
|Updated on: 28 Jul 2018

Definition of coitus interruptus

: coitus in which the penis is withdrawn prior to ejaculation to prevent the deposit of sperm into the vagina

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Origin and Etymology of coitus interruptus

borrowed from New Latin, "interrupted sexual intercourse"


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coitus interruptus

noun coitus in·ter·rup·tus \ -ˌint-ə-ˈrəp-təs \

medical Definition of coitus interruptus

: coitus in which the penis is withdrawn prior to ejaculation to prevent the deposit of sperm in the vagina

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