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Corporal punishment, see there.
(1) Striking or paddling—usually on the buttocks, often with considerable force—a submissive partner in the context of BDSM role-play.
(2) Striking a partner’s buttocks with minimal force during normal—non-BDSM—sexual activity.
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spankingPediatrics Corporal punishment, usually of children, in which the buttocks, are pummeled, swatted, or otherwise struck. See Corporal punishment Sexology Slapping, usually of the buttocks as a part of sexuoerotic activity. See Sadomasochism.
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