sexually
adverb see sexual

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sexually — Sex u*al*ly, adv. In a sexual manner or relation. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sexually — adverb a) In a sexual manner: erotically. She kissed him sexually. b) With respect to sex . The firm discriminated sexually in its hiring and retention practices …   Wiktionary

  • sexually — adv. Sexually is used with these adjectives: ↑abusive, ↑active, ↑aggressive, ↑ambiguous, ↑ambivalent, ↑attractive, ↑charged, ↑compatible, ↑desirable, ↑excited, ↑exciting, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • sexually — adverb 1. with respect to sexuality (Freq. 4) sexually ambiguous • Derived from adjective: ↑sexual 2. by sexual means (Freq. 1) reproduce sexually • Derived from adjective: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sexually — sexual ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to the instincts and activities connected with physical attraction or intimate physical contact between individuals. 2) relating to the sexes or to gender. 3) (of reproduction) involving the fusion of gametes. 4)… …   English terms dictionary

  • sexually — See sexual. * * * …   Universalium

  • sexually — adv. from a sexual standpoint; in a sexual manner; through the union of male and female gametes (about reproduction) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sexually — sex·u·al·ly …   English syllables

  • sexually — See: sexual …   English dictionary

  • Sexually dimorphic nucleus — (SDN) is a cluster of cells located in the preoptic area of hypothalamus of the brain that is believed to be related to sexual behavior in animals. The volume of SDN is significantly larger (about twice) in males than in females, caused mainly by …   Wikipedia

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