sexual intercourse

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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.
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sex·u·al in·ter·course

coitophobia, cypridophobia.
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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.
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The act in which the external male reproductive organ—penis—enters the external/accessible female reproductive tract—vagina
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Sexual union.
Synonym(s): coition, copulation (1) , pareunia, sexual intercourse.
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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.
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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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Billy and Alison decide they should stop sleeping together until they are married.
He believed it, but his mother, Val (Vanessa Williams), who knows about the two sleeping together, has still had her doubts.
She says they are sensible and they've been dating for a while, so if the only thing she's bothered about is the fact that they're sleeping together under her roof, then she needs to get over it.
He confronted Dana but she denied there was any romance and insisted they were not sleeping together."
Gabi and JJ had just been sleeping together as friends, because Gabi was watching over him to make sure he didn't do something stupid. Earlier that night, she had walked in on him and learned of his plans to kill himself.
It's not about them sleeping together any more - I understand the past is the past and I have to move on - but I find it difficult that they need to have contact.
'We're not sleeping together', I would say, half wishing I wasn't married so we could."
Rhodri, 34, was furious last week when he found out his wife and brother had been sleeping together for eight years.