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Main Entry: sex
Pronunciation: primarystressseks
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English sex "category of living things according to reproductive roles," from Latin sexus (same meaning)
1 : either of two groups into which many living things are divided according to their roles in reproduction and which consist of males or females
2 : the physical and behavioral characteristics that make males and females different from each other
3 : sexual activity; especially : SEXUAL INTERCOURSE

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