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1. mutual exchange.
sexual intercourse
1. coitus.
2. any physical contact between two individuals involving stimulation of the genital organs of at least one.

sex·u·al in·ter·course

coitophobia, cypridophobia.

sexual intercourse

1. Sexual union between a male and a female involving insertion of the penis into the vagina.
2. Sexual activity that includes insertion of the penis into the anus or mouth.

sexual intercourse

See coitus.
The act in which the external male reproductive organ—penis—enters the external/accessible female reproductive tract—vagina


Sexual union.
Synonym(s): coition, copulation (1) , pareunia, sexual intercourse.

sexual intercourse

1. The totality of the physical and mental interplay between humans in which the explicit or implicit goal is bodily union and, ideally, the expression of love and affection.


mutual exchange.

sexual intercourse


pertaining to sex.

sexual behavior
includes masturbation, courtship, mating, estral display.
sexual cycle
estral cycle.
sexual differentiation
identification of the sex of a patient is done usually by an examination of external genitalia; preparation and examination of a karyotype is the preferred laboratory method.
sexual dimorphism
differences in structure or physical characteristics between males and females of the same species, e.g. horns in some breeds of sheep, feather coat color in many species of birds.
sexual intercourse
see mating.
sexual maturity
capable of mating. Occurs at different ages in different species and in different races and even breeds.
sexual receptivity
behavioral changes in female animals at the time of estrus; involves acceptance of male efforts at copulation and, in some species, actively seeking the male.
sexual rest
circumstances in which no sexual intercourse takes place.

Patient discussion about sexual intercourse

Q. what tests do i need to do to check that i don't have HIV? and how long does it take to get an answer? i had unprotected sex with this girl i met , and i am really afraid , things just happened really quickly and we had sex and i did not use condom , what should i do ?

A. If you think that you have HIV or you just want to be sure, you should go to your nearest clinic and get tested. They will know what tests you would need to take. Some clinics even do this kind of testing for free. Here is a website on different testings a nd prices: You should always use precaution when having intercourse. You can never be to safe. Hope this helps.

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References in periodicals archive ?
The few studies that have examined duration of sexual encounters report that longer durations generally include more sexual activities, which are in turn associated with more frequent orgasms for women (Nichols, 2004; Smith et al.
Bulletin board sites, by contrast, allow for one time postings for sexual encounters with virtually no personal information collected and at no cost, which could also allow for more curious or married website traffic.
That afternoon, Lewinsky said, she and Bill Clinton had a sexual encounter near the study.
20 percent of committed couples have a low-sex or no-sex union, defined as less than 10 sexual encounters per year.
For sexually active MSM, insertive anal intercourse and condom use at last sexual encounter were compared by serostatus of the partner.
And for this reviewer, reading Roman Catholic prayers on one page and lurid descriptions of sexual encounters on another was unpleasant at best.
One thing which has clearly emerged from the African Aids tragedy is that the slogan of `safe sex' can send out the message that casual sexual encounters are fine--so long as you use a condom.
She plays a young woman who spends the bulk of her life looking back on a series of sexual encounters while conducting an affair with a married man.
We examined the prevalence of unwanted sexual encounters among male and female students at a small Midwestern residential college.
District Attorney Richard Read said marriage did not make any previous sexual encounters legal.
Perhaps of greater interest, however, was that they also found another 3 percent who indicated significant numbers of sexual encounters with both males and females.
The remaining 64 used a placebo cream or suppository during sexual encounters.