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sexualise

verb
(1) To distinguish a person as belonging to one sex or another.
(2) To raise a person’s sexual awareness; to make sexual.
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It also said a compulsory age rating system for so-called lads' mags to make clear they are "top shelf" titles should be introduces and called for a website where concerned parents can report "irresponsible" marketing which sexualises young children.
She says: "It's not essential for female celebs to sexualise themselves - it all depends on what sort of artist they are.
Sheila Goodwin, Nottingham LITTLE girls might be curious about make-up and clothes, but there's a big difference between playing dressing up and beauty parades that sexualise them.
CARI's national clinical director Niall Muldoon has called on parents to boycott products that sexualise children.
The results from this report show Tinseltown's eagerness to not only objectify and fetishize young girls, but to sexualise them in such a way that real teens are led to believe their sole value comes from their sexuality," Fox News quoted PTC President Tim Winter as saying.

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