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sex

noun

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  1. sexual union involving penetration of the vagina by the penis the students learned about the mechanics of sex and reproduction in health class Synonyms coition, coitus, commerce, congress, copulating, copulation, coupling, intercourse, lovemaking, mating, relations, sexual intercourse, sex act, sexual relationsRelated Words fornication; safe sex; carnality, sexuality; breeding, insemination; dalliance, hanky-panky, whoopee


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