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1. mutual exchange.
sexual intercourse
1. coitus.
2. any physical contact between two individuals involving stimulation of the genital organs of at least one.

sex·u·al in·ter·course

coitophobia, cypridophobia.

sexual intercourse

1. Sexual union between a male and a female involving insertion of the penis into the vagina.
2. Sexual activity that includes insertion of the penis into the anus or mouth.

sexual intercourse

See coitus.
The act in which the external male reproductive organ—penis—enters the external/accessible female reproductive tract—vagina


Sexual union.
Synonym(s): coition, copulation (1) , pareunia, sexual intercourse.

sexual intercourse

1. The totality of the physical and mental interplay between humans in which the explicit or implicit goal is bodily union and, ideally, the expression of love and affection.


mutual exchange.

sexual intercourse


pertaining to sex.

sexual behavior
includes masturbation, courtship, mating, estral display.
sexual cycle
estral cycle.
sexual differentiation
identification of the sex of a patient is done usually by an examination of external genitalia; preparation and examination of a karyotype is the preferred laboratory method.
sexual dimorphism
differences in structure or physical characteristics between males and females of the same species, e.g. horns in some breeds of sheep, feather coat color in many species of birds.
sexual intercourse
see mating.
sexual maturity
capable of mating. Occurs at different ages in different species and in different races and even breeds.
sexual receptivity
behavioral changes in female animals at the time of estrus; involves acceptance of male efforts at copulation and, in some species, actively seeking the male.
sexual rest
circumstances in which no sexual intercourse takes place.

Patient discussion about sexual intercourse

Q. what tests do i need to do to check that i don't have HIV? and how long does it take to get an answer? i had unprotected sex with this girl i met , and i am really afraid , things just happened really quickly and we had sex and i did not use condom , what should i do ?

A. If you think that you have HIV or you just want to be sure, you should go to your nearest clinic and get tested. They will know what tests you would need to take. Some clinics even do this kind of testing for free. Here is a website on different testings a nd prices: You should always use precaution when having intercourse. You can never be to safe. Hope this helps.

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4) The act of physical sexual union in Borges's fiction as a way to experience the absolute or the sublime is extremely rare.
Physical intimacies between the opposite sexes do not extend to sexual union but are confined to the upper extremities and entail caresses, kissing and embraces.
As Connie and Parkin's sexual union on the forest floor progresses, the lovers become decidedly less reserved.
This is why Christ calls us back to God's original intent for sexual union within marriage between man and woman: "in the beginning it was not so" (Matt.
The marital acts of a husband and wife whose sexual union cannot give them a child are morally right, provide they are performed in a loving manner, and provided they are intended to fulfill the behavioral conditions of procreation.
49) Consequently, every sexual union, especially in true marriage, is a symbolic realization of the union of God and his Shekhinah and shares therefore in the very mystery of God.
That he will go on shortly to depict their sexual union in terms that call to mind Cixous's rules of ecriture feminine further supports the contention that, at least in this novel, Hemingway was exploring a view of sexuality that differed substantially from the model he typically followed.
This highly original and provocative book is a study of the theoretical literature of diabolical sorcery and witchcraft produced between 1430 and 1530 that focused on the sexual union between demons and women.
We turn back for such a view in the twelfth century in the last chapter, devoted to poetic literature and its presentation of the married couple as a pair of lovers, specifically with regard to their contraction of marriage and their sexual union on the first night.
McCarrick also argued that the use of condoms "contradicts our faith's understanding of sexual union as an expression of spousal love.
Cleaver's focus on the sexual union between black men and white women can be seen as an attempt to wrestle power from a white supremacist patriarchal state.
Instead of teaching children that sexual activity is normal from puberty onwards, we should explain what all our ancestors knew--that sexual union really only finds its true meaning and purpose in the lifelong union of marriage between a man and a woman.