precoital

adjective
pre·​co·​i·​tal | \ ˌprē-ˈkō-ə-tᵊl How to pronounce precoital (audio) , -kō-ˈē-, -ˈkȯi-tᵊl \
variants: or pre-coital

Definition of precoital

: occurring before coitus precoital sexual activity

Other Words from precoital

precoitally or pre-coitally adverb
contraception used precoitally

First Known Use of precoital

1935, in the meaning defined above

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“Precoital.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/precoital. Accessed 5 Apr. 2020.

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precoital

adjective
pre·​co·​i·​tal | \ -ˈkō-ət-ᵊl, -kō-ˈēt- How to pronounce precoital (audio) \

Medical Definition of precoital

: used or occurring before coitus

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