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sexology

 [sek-sol´ah-je]
the scientific study of sex and sexual relations.

sex·ol·o·gy

(seks-ol'ō-jē),
The scientific study of all aspects of sex, including differentiation and dimorphism, and, particularly, sexual behavior.
[L. sexus, sex, + G. logos, study]

sexology

/sex·ol·o·gy/ (sek-sol´ah-je) the scientific study of sex and sexual relations.

sexology

The formal study of human sexual behaviour.

sexology

Sexology The formal study of the differentiation and dimorphism of sex and of erotic/sexual pairbonding of partners. See Sexosophy.

sex·ol·o·gy

(seks-ol'ō-jē)
The study of all aspects of sex and, in particular, sexual behavior.
[L. sexus, sex, + G. logos, study]

sexology

The study of sexual behaviour, especially in humans.
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For some people, it seems that meeting a sex researcher is an opportunity to discuss an otherwise taboo topic.
Bergner's interviews with scientists, psychiatrists and sexologists sifted out two overall theories: that from birth we are more or less wired to be the way we are (those who agree with Johns Hopkins University sexual disorders expert Fred Berlin); or, eros is mostly learned, not inborn (those who side with Johns Hopkins sex researcher John Money).
Because of rumors that sick patients were denied MRI time when the machines were commandeered by "creepy sex researchers," it's become almost impossible for the scientist to find volunteers.
In recent years, many sex researchers have been forced to seek sponsorship from pharmaceutical companies, constraining the type of research they can pursue.
Leading sex researchers claim that this latest PR-driven "research" undermines the seriousness of FSD, which likely affects only a fraction of the female population who do require medical attention and intervention.
Thus, the present study was undertaken to explore the amount of consensual homosexual activity in three Oklahoma male prisons and to improve some of the methodological issues that face prison sex researchers.
Sex researchers agree that today more women are committing adultery.
In the months and years ahead, we will hear more on this subject, and much of the focus for sex researchers will shift to better understanding the physiology of women's sexual responses.
Science, Nature, the Journal of the American Medical Association, the New England Journal of Medicine--they'd all turned as silent as sex researchers at a Promise Keepers meeting.
The Showtime television drama "Masters of Sex'' focuses on 1950s pioneering sex researchers William H.
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