contrectation

noun
con·​trec·​ta·​tion | \ ˌkän-(ˌ)trek-ˈtā-shən How to pronounce contrectation (audio) \

Medical Definition of contrectation

: the initial stage of the sexual act concerned with manual contact and tumescence

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“Contrectation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/contrectation. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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