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in·ces·tu·ous

(in-ses'chū-ŭs),
1. Pertaining to incest.
2. Guilty of incest.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

in·ces·tu·ous

(in-ses'chū-ŭs)
1. Pertaining to incest.
2. Guilty of incest.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

incestuous

Pertaining to INCEST.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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This was an age of dramatists and philosophers, of courtesans and libertines and of incestuous and ruthless monarchs struggling to share the legacy of Alexander's conquests.
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