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coitus

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sexual union involving penetration of the vagina by the penis
  • the act of coitus is the natural method by which conception occurs

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The first known use of coitus was in 1845

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“Coitus.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/coitus. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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