Origin of deflorationMiddle English defloracioun from Old French desfloracion from Late Latin defloratio
- An example of defloration is to have sexual relations with a virgin.
- An example of defloration is to take all of the flowers off of a plant.
Defloration is defined as the act of taking away virginity or purity, or the act of removing flowers.
- The act of deflowering.
- Rupture of the hymen, typically in sexual intercourse.
Origin of deflorationMiddle English defloracioun from Late Latin dēflōrātiō dēflōrātiōn- from dēflōrātus past participle of dēflōrāre to deflower ; see deflower .
- the act of deflowering