nudism

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(1) A cultural and political movement advocating and defending social nudity in private and in public
(2) A lifestyle based on personal, family and/or social nudism
Medical conditions in nudists Sunburns, priapism, Peyronie’s disease (as with non-nudists, but more obvious)

nudism

1. In psychiatry, a morbid desire to remove clothing.
2. The practice of living without clothing.
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The naturism council advertised for volunteers but it seems everyone in Scotland knows how cold Loch Ness can be and no one from up here fancied the idea.
Graeme discovered naturism in 1984 after seeing naturists using a picturesque beach in Cornwall and was invited to try it out.
At a time when the BBC is under serious criticism for a lack of journalistic integrity, letters received by members of British Naturism show further evidence of misdeeds," the Daily Mail quoted a BN spokesman as saying.
NAT) sponsors of the conference and a presentation on the history and growth of naturism in Thailand and the bright future it forecasts was given by Bruce Kendall.
British Naturism commercial director Andrew Welch said: "In terms of the law, official recognition is not needed, but having this recognition would remove the doubt so people are aware it is a nudist beach.
Over the last two years, I've waded further into naturism.
Tamsin's mum gave you the choice of keeping your kit on so it was good of you to try and join in with their naturism.
British Naturism, which boasts more than 40,000 members, welcomed the new site.
Let's just hope the nude statues, along with the hot weather, don't encourage too many farmers to start communing with naturism.
com/reports/c32479) has announced the addition of Travel and Tourism Analyst - Naturism in Europe to their offering
A MIDLAND director of British Naturism has been forced to quit his high-profile role after admitting downloading more than 120,000 child porn images.
Growing numbers of people getting the urge to strip naked and walk around in only their birthday suit should follow one piece of advice: be ready to take something to cover up - just in case, a naturism expert has cautioned.