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petting

Sexology
A popular term most commonly used as vernacular for the physical contact (such as kissing fondling and/or manual genital stimulation) made by teenagers and adolescents as a prelude to engaging in sexual intercourse.
References in classic literature ?
He was squatting down on his heels, face to face with White Fang and petting him--rubbing at the roots of the ears, making long caressing strokes down the neck to the shoulders, tapping the spine gently with the balls of his fingers.
But if you would have a boy to despise his mother, let her keep him at home, and spend her life in petting him up, and slaving to indulge his follies and caprices.
Maggie, moreover, had rather a tenderness for deformed things; she preferred the wry-necked lambs, because it seemed to her that the lambs which were quite strong and well made wouldn't mind so much about being petted; and she was especially fond of petting objects that would think it very delightful to be petted by her.
Give your tiny pet a shiny soft coat this new year with Pets International's Petting Brushes, a new line of brushes designed exclusively for small animals.
This tax season, take the time to audit your stress level by getting or petting a pet.