of, relating to, or for :
sexual matters; sexual aids.
occurring between or involving the :
having sexual organs or reproducing by processes involving both .
They thus tend, when we are in our normal condition, to arouse what James calls the antisexual instinct.
Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 4 (of 6) Havelock Ellis
of, relating to, or characterized by sex or sexuality
(of reproduction) characterized by the union of male and female gametes Compare asexual (sense 2)
1650s, “of or pertaining to the fact of being male or female,” from Late Latin sexualis “relating to sex,” from Latin sexus (see sex (n.)). Meaning “pertaining to copulation or generation” is from 1766; sexual intercourse attested by 1778; sexual orientation by 1967; sexual harassment by 1975. Sexual revolution attested by 1962. Sexual politics is from 1970. Related: Sexually.
sexual sex·u·al (sěk’shōō-əl)
Of, relating to, involving, or characteristic of sex, sexuality, the sexes, or the sex organs and their functions.
Implying or symbolizing erotic desires or activity.
Of, relating to, or involving the union of male and female gametes.
adjective denoting a technology that reduces the blurring caused by movement of the person taking a photograph noun a system that uses antishake technology
antisialagogue antisialagogue an·ti·si·al·a·gogue (ān’tē-sī-āl’ə-gôg’, a-‘tī-) n. An agent that diminishes or arrests the flow of saliva.
antisialic antisialic an·ti·si·al·ic (ān’tē-sī-āl’ĭk, ān’tī-) adj. Reducing the flow of saliva.
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