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sex tourismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈseks ˌtʊə.rɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈseks ˌtʊr.ɪ.zəm/
the act of travelling to another country for the purpose of paying to have sex, especially with children: Several European governments have pledged to work together to crack down on child pornography and sex tourism.
(Definition of sex tourism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sex tourism”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指为与儿童发生性关系的)性旅游…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指爲與兒童發生性關係的)性旅遊…
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