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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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13) When the body's (hidden) sexual characteristics are authorized as the location of gender, the social and political relationships that determine how the body's gender should be read are lost to view, and although social and political concerns are profoundly implicated in the identification of the body's gender, they are nowhere evident in its establishment.
The secondary efficacy endpoints: The improvement of secondary sexual characteristics (breasts, pubic hair, menstruation, armpit hair), gonadal development (pelvic B-ultrasound), and serum sex hormone level (E [sub]2 ) at 0, 3, 6 month(s) after the treatment were compared.
1997) concerning secondary sexual characteristics and menses in young girls, indicated that for some reason]s early sexual maturation is more prevalent in the AA population.
Furthermore, poeciliids have several readily measurable sexual characteristics that are affected by exposure to chemicals with estrogenic or antiandrogenic activity (Baatrup and Junge 2001; Bayley et al.
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In March, again for the first time, the United Nations Special Report on Torture recommended the member States to avoid unnecessary surgical and pharmacological interventions often used to normalize primary and secondary sexual characteristics in intersex children.
The phenotype, therefore, is normal female with normal secondary sexual characteristics.
By fudging the natural sexual characteristics that distinguish women from men, the RH law shakes the constitutional bases that make marriage a sacred inviolable social institution, and the family as the foundation of a nation," he said.
Male orangutans are ready for reproduction around the age of 15 but they also need to develop secondary sexual characteristics in order to attract a female.
She has no thyroxine, which regulates energy levels, and no oestrogen, responsible for puberty and the development of secondary sexual characteristics.