the arousal and satisfaction of sexual excitement within or by oneself, as by masturbation.
These manifestations have been dealt with in the study of autoerotism in vol.
Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6) Havelock Ellis
(psychol) the arousal and use of one’s own body as a sexual object, as through masturbation
autoerotism au·to·er·o·tism (ô’tō-ěr’ə-tĭz’əm) or au·to·e·rot·i·cism (-ĭ-rŏt’ĭ-sĭz’əm)
Self-satisfaction of sexual desire, as by masturbation.
The arousal of sexual feeling without an external stimulus.
au’to·e·rot’ic (-ĭ-rŏt’ĭk) adj.
noun another name for automatic exposure
autoexec.bat operating system The batch file containing commands, loaded by MS-DOS after running CONFIG.SYS. AUTOEXEC.BAT contains normal DOS commands and can be used for additional system configuration such as setting paths and variables, configuring network connections and running application programs. (1995-03-18)
Botany. pollination of the ovules of a flower by its own pollen; self-fertilization (opposed to allogamy). Biology. conjugation in an individual organism by division of its nucleus into two parts that in turn reunite to form a zygote. noun self-fertilization in flowering plants a type of sexual reproduction, occurring in some protozoans, in which the […]
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autogeneic graft autogeneic graft au·to·ge·ne·ic graft (ô’tō-jə-nē’ĭk) n. See autograft.