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sod·o·my

(sod'ŏm-ē),
A term denoting a number of sexual practices variously proscribed by law, especially bestiality, oral-genital contact, and anal intercourse.
Synonym(s): buggery
[see sodomist]
An antiquated term for sodomy

buggery

See sodomy.
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TERENCE GOODHALL CARE WORKER, 55 Ex-England water polo player, convicted of 14 indecent assaults and one buggery.
And so this is a characteristic which distinguishes buggery.
He denied even knowing Janet and any wrongdoing but was convicted by the jury of rape, buggery and the manslaughter of Janet following a three-week trial at Mold Crown Court.
The 64-year-old, who was a regular on ITV's This Morning, was accused of nine counts of indecent assault and one count of buggery when he appeared at Minshull Street Crown Court, Manchester.
The 63-year-old was held on suspicion of indecent assaults and buggery in relation to five former pupils at Altrincham Grammar School for Boys.
Dubbed Ireland's Jimmy Savile, the RTE presenter faced 56 charges of indecent assault, buggery and attempted buggery involving 11 victims in 2002.
Clutching the dock rail, he pleaded guilty to 15 offences of indecent assault, two charges of indecency, two of buggery and one further offence of attempted buggery.
Phillip Thompson was convicted by a jury at Inner London Crown Court of five counts of buggery, one of indecent assault and two of taking indecent images of children.
Langham, 58, of Golford, near Cranbrook, Kent, denies 10 counts of indecent assault and two counts of buggery between January 1996 and April 2000.
States' rights" became imperative to the left when the issue became buggery.
Conway, who was given a two year suspended sentence, admitted one count of buggery while Magilton, who was given a four year suspended term, admitted two counts of buggery and one of gross indecency.
If, however, like my mum and dad, you've worked your guts out, taken nothing in the way of handouts, paid off your mortgage and by some miracle managed to save a few measly quid, then come the death of a partner the State not only taxes you to buggery but says: "Sorry luv - you're on your own.