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adjective uk   /ˈsen.sjʊəl/ us  
expressing or suggesting physical, especially sexual, pleasure or satisfaction: sensual pleasure a sensual mouth/voice He is elegant, sensual, conscious of his body.Causing pleasureRelating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky
noun [U] uk   /ˌsen.sjuˈæl.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/
She found his intense sensuality irresistible.Sexual activity in generalPhysical and sexual assault and abductionPleasure and happiness
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