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noun as in fornication

noun as in intercourse

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It is the ready or difficult coition or union of bodies in composition, or simple juxtaposition.

And so of late time was Paracelsus, who did undertake to prescribe a way for the generation of a man without coition.

Fecundity they set forth by a Goat, because but seven daies old, it beginneth to use coition.

It shows on the right a man and woman, representing the sun and moon, in the act of coition, standing up to the thighs in a lake.

Magnetic coition, unlike electric attraction, cannot be screened.


On this page you'll find 79 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to coition, such as: coitus, copulation, fornication, intercourse, intimacy, and lovemaking.

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