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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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Of the 601 level one images, 263 images were not from recognised nudist websites.
The Nudist Museum Gift Shop, 2012, installed in the upstairs gallery, is also made up of paintings, each of them depicting flea market--type objects: three nude Graces forming the base for a lamp, a nude caryatid holding up a glass coffee table, mugs and flasks featuring disembodied torsos, breasts, and buttocks.
It comes after a Welsh council upped its bid to ban nudists on a beach in Carmarthenshire following complaints about naked beach-goers.
Artnoir1 said: "How do nudists come with 'money in their pockets?
Brown said the bare facts are that the average nudist is an "empty nester" between 45 and 65, with some college education and an above-average income.
John Thompson, secretary of Three Rivers Outdoor Club (TROC) for naturists believes nudist colonies in Redcar and Seaton Carew could help boost visitor numbers.
Now a nudist club wants to put Seaton Carew beach on the map once again.
Deputy director of Palanga municipality, Bronius Martinkus, claimed authorities are aware of the unofficial nudist beach, but did not plan to do anything about it.
Villagers living near the first official nudist beach in Wales are hoping for an eleventh-hour change of policy, amid fears that publicity on the internet could attract undesirable people to the area.
And a few years earlier, there was a bill that would have helped a nudist colony obtain a liquor license.
Our favorite nudist Chester is back with more humorous renderings of his life, family and friends, and the zany situations he manages to get himself into.
And others, it seems, went there because, as one nudist website describes it: "The Schuetzing Valley is really happening in the summertime.