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flirtation

noun [C or U] (SEXUAL ATTRACTION)    /flɜːˈteɪ.ʃən/ US  /flɝː-/
a situation in which someone behaves as if sexually attracted to another person, without being seriously interested: It was a harmless flirtation and nothing more.Sexual attractionAttractiveSexual activity in generalPhysical and sexual assault and abduction
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