Meaning of “the birds and the bees” in the English Dictionary

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"the birds and the bees" in British English

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the birds and the bees


the basic facts about sex and how babies are produced:

She's only six, but she already knows about the birds and the bees.

(Definition of “the birds and the bees” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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