Coitus Definition

koitəs, kōĭ-təs, kō-ē-
Sexual intercourse.
Webster's New World
Sexual union between a male and a female involving insertion of the penis into the vagina.
American Heritage Medicine

Origin of Coitus

  • Latin from past participle of coīre to copulate co- co- īre to go, come ei- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin coitus.

    From Wiktionary

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