- sexual intercourse, especially between a man and a woman.
Origin of coitus
Examples from the Web for post-coital
Does everyone else just lay there in a post-coital glow until morning?Penis Beakers and Constipated Dolls: What Mothers REALLY Want To Know
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His encounters always included sex, often paid in advance by a business associate, and rarely ended with a post-coital snuggle.Berlusconi's Tranny Defense
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November 4, 2009
- technical terms for sexual intercourse
Word Origin and History for post-coital
"copulation," 1713, scientific Latin, from Latin coitus "a meeting together; sexual union," past participle of coire, from com- "together" (see co-) + ire "come, go," (see ion). In Middle English as coite (early 15c.). Used in English in general senses of "meeting, uniting," and also of magnetic force, planetary conjunction, etc., before sexual sense came to predominate.
- Sexual union between a male and a female involving insertion of the penis into the vagina.coition copulation