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(1) A cultural and political movement advocating and defending social nudity in private and in public
(2) A lifestyle based on personal, family and/or social nudism
Medical conditions in nudists Sunburns, priapism, Peyronie’s disease (as with non-nudists, but more obvious)

nudism

1. In psychiatry, a morbid desire to remove clothing.
2. The practice of living without clothing.
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So by the time we get to the end of The Nudist, it's not clear exactly what Bronson thinks.
"Last year they (nudists) tried to make a presence on the left side of Pissouri Bay which is not acceptable and Pissouri council decided not to allow them on the beach if they come again this year," Lazarou said.
"Facebook pages such as the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit page show more bare skin than we do, yet I feel we're censored because we're nudists and they're not.
The councillor who represents Newborough, Peter Rogers, said he was opposed to having a nudist beach but said it was time to either enforce a nude ban or give it official status and control the use.
A survey last year found that nearly 90% of Irish people would consider using nudists beaches, while 80% people wanted to see naturalism officially allowed.
With about 500 members, the Willamettans - one of six Oregon groups that participated in Saturday's skinny-dip - claims to be the largest nudist club in the Pacific Northwest.
'I find it funny that a party which has received funding from a pornographer, now seems to have a nudist in its midst,' said Andrew last night.
MORE nudist beaches in North Wales could give a major boost to the economy, according to a naturist group.
California park rangers are accusing members of the Lupin Lodge, a nudist colony, of stealing water from a nearby waterfall at Hendrys Creek Property so they could skinny dip even during a drought across the state.
"First Place: Terra Cotta Inn...The Terra Cotta Inn http://sunnyfun.com has been recognized as not only a top boutique hotel in Palm Springs, but one of the more premier nudist resorts in the western US..."
Last year, in Corfu, he strayed on to a nudist beach.