[ sek-sol-uh-jee ]
/ sɛkˈsɒl ə dʒi /
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the study of sexual behavior.
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OTHER WORDS FROM sexologysex·o·log·i·cal [sek-suh-loj-i-kuhl], /ˌsɛk səˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectivesex·ol·o·gist, noun
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How to use sexology in a sentence
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British Dictionary definitions for sexology
/ (sɛkˈsɒlədʒɪ) /
the study of sexual behaviour in human beings
Derived forms of sexologysexologist, nounsexological (ˌsɛksəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjective
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Medical definitions for sexology
[ sĕk-sŏl′ə-jē ]
The study of human sexual behavior.
Other words from sexologysex•ol′o•gist n.
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