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coition

[ koh-ish-uhn ]
/ koʊˈɪʃ ən /
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noun

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Origin of coition

First recorded in 1535–45; from Latin coitiōn- (stem of coitiō ) “a coming together,” equivalent to coi-, variant stem of coīre “to come together” (co- “together, with” + īre “to go”) + -tiōn- noun suffix; see co-, -tion
co·i·tion·al, adjective
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