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carnal

adjective uk   /ˈkɑː.nəl/ us    /ˈkɑːr-/ formal
relating to the physical feelings and wants of the body: carnal desires
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Relating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky
carnality
noun [U] uk   /kɑːˈnæl.ɪ.ti/ us    /kɑːrˈnæl.ə.t̬i/
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