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intercourse

 [in´ter-kors]
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

n.
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

co·i·tus

(kō'i-tŭs)
Sexual union.
Synonym(s): coition, copulation (1) , pareunia, sexual intercourse.
[L.]

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.
2. COITUS.

intercourse

mutual exchange.

sexual intercourse
coitus.

sexual

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: http://www.requestatest.com/STDtesting.aspx?utm_source=yahoo&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=std-testing&utm_campaign=std_g01 You should always use precaution when having intercourse. You can never be to safe. Hope this helps.

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References in periodicals archive ?
The couple's first sexual union closes with an unceremonious grunt from Parkin as he ejaculates while Connie reclines beneath him, conspicuously motionless (and "unfulfilled").
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.
Once both spouses understand their partner's sexual needs and desires, then their role in the sexual union is clarified.
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.
Some within Protestantism would disagree with this interpretation of the Protestant view of the weight of procreation, arguing either that procreation is the central Christian rationale for sexual union or that it is co-equal in importance with the unitive end.
Sexual union among men was abhorent because it subverted the dominant gender roles of the penetrated female and penetrating male.
In addition to the creation of this one-flesh union, sexual intercourse must be seen biblically as serving the purposes of biological reproduction, with the family unit established by sexual union providing the optimal context for the nurture of children (Genesis 1 and 2).
Hermaphroditic sexual union is antithetical: neither one nor none, neither male nor female, both ecstatic liquid mingling and cursed dissolution.
The dancing of the devadasis is itself an offering, an offering of maithuma, or sexual union.
He also designed the gift of sexual union and gave us important guidelines.