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rape, sexual assault, or sexual molestation.

sexual abuse definition

Unwanted sexual activity forced on a person by another through coercion or threats.


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  • Sexual-dimorphism

    noun 1. the condition in which the males and females in a species are morphologically different, as with many birds. sexual dimorphism noun 1. (biology) differences in appearance between the males and females of a species sexual dimorphism n. The physical differences between male and female individuals that arise as a consequence of sexual maturation, […]

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