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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.
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.

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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She said she was told her friend and the player had met up twice, once for her to get a signed shirt and the second time to have a serious sexual encounter.
A handful of studies have examined the duration of sexual encounters as entire sexual events that are not solely limited to penile-vaginal intercourse (Call et al., 1995; Richters et al., 2006; Smith et al., 2012).
Why, after what she described as an unwanted sexual encounter at the party, did she accompany the players to a different location?
The Internet has provided a means for men to cruise for sex with other men without having to leave their own homes or deal with the potential fallout if they are caught cruising for, or engaging in, same sex sexual encounters (Polley & Tewksbury, 2010).
They found that occasional sexual encounters, with little actual intimacy of the heart, met physical needs without causing distractions from studies.
Almost a year earlier, the schedules show, she was home on February 28, 1997, the day the report by Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr says Bill Clinton had a sexual encounter with Ms Lewinsky in an Oval Office bathroom in the early evening, staining her blue dress.
Methamphetamine use before or during a sexual encounter, which has a well-established association with risky behavior among men who have sex with men, may also be a predictor of risky behavior in heterosexual encounters.
After some conversation in his Vatican office, the priest appears to try to initiate a sexual encounter, but pulls away when the young man expresses doubts.
The black gay man, if all his sexual encounters are in a black gay context, he's going to encounter HIV 50% of the time.
Author, journalist and world traveler Jeannette Belliveau recounts: "Wild, shocking, yet tender and hopeful love journeys by women tell a story of a worldwide Attention Defection Disorder, a revolution in mating behavior, and a poignant search for traditional romance (from Travel)." Areas and countries in which sexual encounters are analyzed include Italy, Spain, Greece, the Bahamas, the Caribbean, Brazil, Africa, India, Southeast Asia, the Middle East, Oceania, and the Far East.
In the story, the wealthy, conniving Marquis de Tremicour makes a wager with the bookish Melite that she will succumb to him after seeing his petite maison, an architectural form that everyone else in Paris, save Melite, knows is actually a large, opulent house "contrived for love"--more precisely, clandestine sexual encounters.
However, it is common for African men and women to have more than one--typically two or three--concurrent partnerships which overlap for long periods, a pattern which differs from both the serial monogamy more common in the west, and the casual and commercial sexual encounters that occur everywhere.