Examples of copulate in a sentence
Some animals have complex mating rituals before they copulate.
<the time of year when deer in the wild are likely to copulate>
Origin and Etymology of copulate
Latin copulatus, past participle of copulare to join, from copula —see copula
First Known Use: 1630
COPULATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of copulate for English Language Learners
: to have sexual intercourse
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