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sexual Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. adjective of or relating to or characterized by sexuality
    • sexual orientation
    • sexual distinctions
  2. adjective having or involving sex
    • sexual reproduction
    • sexual spores
  3. adjective satellite involved in a sexual relationship
    intimate.
    • the intimate (or sexual) relations between husband and wife
    • she had been intimate with many men
    • he touched her intimate parts
WordNet

Sex"u*al adjective
Etymology
L. sexualis, fr. sexus sex: cf. F. sexuel.
Definitions
  1. Of or pertaining to sex, or the sexes; distinguishing sex; peculiar to the distinction and office of male or female; relating to the distinctive genital organs of the sexes; proceeding from, or based upon, sex; as, sexual characteristics; sexual intercourse, connection, or commerce; sexual desire; sexual diseases; sexual generation.

Webster 1913


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