BDSM


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BDSM

(bē′dē′ĕs′ĕm′)
n.
A continuum of consensual sexual practices that includes bondage and discipline, dominance and submission, and sadism and masochism.

BDSM

A popular abbreviation for sexual activity that combines facets of bondage and discipline (BD), dominance and submission (DS), and sadomasochism and masochism (SM).
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