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coitus

[′kō·əd·əs]
(zoology)
The act of copulation. Also known as intercourse.
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For example, according to Jewish law, a man is not allowed to "waste seed"--spill semen without purpose--so the use of coitus interruptus would not have IKCU acceptable.
2005; 105:223-32), ACOG's tone had changed dramatically, calling the devices "safe, effective, long-term contraception [that] should be considered for all women who seek a reliable, reversible contraception that is effective before coitus.
Tiger Mothers start planning their child's career when they hit 10, their university education at birth, and their primary school during coitus.
He was amused to find that the old pornographers use exactly the same techniques to film the mixing of flour and water and scaling of salmon that they once employed in capturing fellatio and coitus.
In general, they are asymptomatic, unless when they are complicated by infection or difficult coitus.
The declining effectiveness of Plan B between 48 and 120 hours after coitus adds to the argument that preventing a fertilized egg from being implanted is not one of its effects, she said.
Several microbicides are in development, the majority of which require use immediately before coitus.
In a state of pissedness, the poor unsuspecting punters who neck a Special Brew or a litre of Asda Smartprice Vodka under the forgivable misapprehension that it is some kind of health tonic are liable to actions including--but not limited to--climbing electricity pylons, urinating through the letterboxes of the local Tory constituency office and frenzied coitus with random fat girls round the back of the chippy.
Of the 30 deaths, five took place before, 9 during and 16 after the coitus.
Subjects were given a diary to record the frequency of coitus, quality of erection and orgasm, and measurement of ejaculatory latency time using a stopwatch.
In general, the more modern the study site, the greater the proportion of participants who had dated or engaged in fondling or coitus by age 16 or 18.
Considering the facts that the only method of birth control available at the time was coitus interruptus, which is only moderately effective, and that the Arabs prided themselves on the number of children they had, we may safely assume that Aishah was born within the first four or five years of her parents' marriage.