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English definition of “intercourse”


noun [U] (SEX)    /ˈɪn.tə.kɔːs/ US  /-t̬ɚ.kɔːrs/ (also sexual intercourse) formal
the act of having sex: vaginal/anal intercourse Our survey reveals that most couples have intercourse once a week.Sexual intercourse
(Definition of intercourse noun (SEX) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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