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The act or process of intromitting; introduction or admission.

[Medieval Latin intrōmissiō, intrōmissiōn-, usurpation, from Latin intrōmissus, past participle of intrōmittere, to intromit; see intromit.]

in′tro·mis′sive (-mĭs′ĭv) adj.


a less common word for insertion, introduction
ˌintroˈmissive adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.intromission - the act of putting one thing into another
movement - the act of changing the location of something; "the movement of cargo onto the vessel"
cannulation, cannulisation, cannulization, canulation, canulisation, canulization, intubation - the insertion of a cannula or tube into a hollow body organ
instillation, instillment, instilment - the introduction of a liquid (by pouring or injection) drop by drop
enclosing, envelopment, inclosure, enclosure - the act of enclosing something inside something else
injection - the forceful insertion of a substance under pressure
blood transfusion, transfusion - the introduction of blood or blood plasma into a vein or artery
perfusion - pumping a liquid into an organ or tissue (especially by way of blood vessels)


The state of being allowed entry:
References in classic literature ?
By the terms of this, my uncle bound himself to satisfy Rankeillor as to his intromissions, and to pay me two clear thirds of the yearly income of Shaws.
For nature (as the physicians allege) having intended the superior anterior orifice only for the intromission of solids and liquids, and the inferior posterior for ejection, these artists ingeniously considering that in all diseases nature is forced out of her seat, therefore, to replace her in it, the body must be treated in a manner directly contrary, by interchanging the use of each orifice; forcing solids and liquids in at the anus, and making evacuations at the mouth.
The latency to the first anogenital chemo-investigation and intromission and latency to ejaculation (time from female introduction into the cage until the behavior), the mating duration (time from the first intromission until ejaculation), the frequency of mounts with and without intromissions, the intromission ratio, and genital grooming were scored.
All tests were performed during the late photo phase (15:00-19:00) and the following parameters for each male were recorded: the latencies of first mount (male places its forequarters on hindquarters of female from behind) (ML), first intromission (mount with vaginal insertion) (IL), and first ejaculation (EL); total number of mounts (NM), intromissions (NI) and ejaculations (NE) in 40 min; number of mounts (nM) and intromissions (nl) until the first ejaculation, and post ejaculatory interval (PEI).
This scuffle has been caused because, on the one hand, the indigenous peoples argued that they have continuously experienced intromissions into their resguardos by the government itself and also by third parties that have neither considered the politics, laws, or their rights to previous consultation to enter into these zones.
Pfaus argues that "rats that ejaculate with no preceding intromissions (as occurs after injections of the drug 8-OH-DPAT, a serotonergic drug that binds to presynaptic autoreceptors and blocks serotonin release) are said to have a facilitated ejaculation, but not a facilitated sexual motivation or desire".
An ejaculation occurred after 6-15 intromissions and was followed by a period of 5-10 minutes post ejaculatory interval during which the male is refractory to further copulatory activity.
Oral administration of a purified lipidic extracts from Lepidium meyenii and Anacyclus pyrethrum increased intromissions and mounts frequency in normal mice (Zheng et al.
The experimental animals showed more activity in the peripheral area of the open field test and a decrease in sexual activity of male rats (lower number of ejaculations and intromissions per mount).
Walter Martinez Alves, retired Uruguayan Brigadier, recalls in this article the USA intromissions in Our America, almost tire thousand according to the Argentinean Master Gregorio Selser; and argues there are enough reasons to declare that this threaten remains dormant nowadays.
An ejaculation occurs after 6-15 intromissions and is followed by a period of 5-10 minutes post ejaculatory interval during which the male is refractory to further copulatory activity.
It is not a trivial matter as, given the number of ways of capturing and reproducing images that exist today, the autonomous constitution of the right to one's own image is a guarantee against all of the illegitimate intromissions to which a person can be subjected.