coitus interruptus

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sexual union by vagina between male and female; usually applied to the mating process in human beings. adj., adj co´ital.
coitus incomple´tus (coitus interrup´tus) coitus in which the penis is withdrawn from the vagina before ejaculation, a widely used but unreliable method of contraception.
coitus reserva´tus coitus in which ejaculation of semen is intentionally suppressed.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

co·i·tus in·ter·rup·'tus

sexual intercourse that is interrupted before the male ejaculates.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

coitus interruptus

Sexual intercourse deliberately interrupted by withdrawal of the penis from the vagina prior to ejaculation.
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coitus interruptus

A form of natural family planning in which the man's orgasm and ejaculation are an out-of-body experience. See Contraception, Natural family planning, Pearl index.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

co·i·tus in·ter·rup·tus

(kō'i-tŭs in-tĕr-rŭp'tŭs)
Sexual intercourse that is stopped before the male ejaculates.
Synonym(s): withdrawal (5) .
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

coitus interruptus

Withdrawal of the penis from the vagina after copulation has been in progress for some time, but before the male orgasm and ejaculation, occur. An unreliable method of contraception, liable to let couples down in more ways than one.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Schneider and Schneider argue that use of coitus interruptus to limit fertility provided the basis for linkage of fertility control to what they contend is the all-important norm of "respectability" that is articulated within each social class as members began to have smaller families.
One of them is the high prevalence of conservative birth control methods, among which interrupted intercourse (coitus interruptus) is dominant.
While it was not a case of coitus interruptus, Angie 'felt absolutely dead certain that they'd been screwing.
whatever, the coitus interruptus of mid-season international fixtures has left Boro's season shattered.
Taoist men regarded the satisfaction they gave to several women at once as an honourable thing and they employed techniques which were set around the process of coitus interruptus. Bodily secretions were thought to be, by the Taoists, nourishing fluids and sexual continence was deemed extremely unhealthy.
My exposure to TV as a child was limited, therefore I love the special magic of made-for-TV movies--the budget-mart sheen of their sets and their themes alike, to say nothing of the artificial plot climaxes when the coitus interruptus of advertising needs to break in.
By the mid-fifties, there were indicatio ns of greater use of more reliable contraceptive methods, such as diaphragms, for instance; the appearance of the Pill in 1961 further reduced the reliance upon coitus interruptus and the 'safe' period [see figure 3].
One night a DJ working in the dark at the Den Pavilion, Teignmouth, instead of the slow number, accidentally put on Monster Mash by Bobby "Boris" Pickett and the Crypt-Kickers, a fast, novelty record which stopped young lust in its tracks and produced more coitus interruptus than when you were round at your girlfriend's place and her mum and dad came home.
The Quran itself allows the form of contraception known at the time of its writing, coitus interruptus, and Islamic teachers have long insisted that, within marriage, it has no objection either to small families or to any particular form of contraception that is medically approved.