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sod·om·y

 (sŏd′ə-mē)
n.
Any of various forms of sexual acts regarded as perverted, especially anal intercourse, oral-anal contact, or sexual intercourse with an animal.

[Middle English sodomie, from Old French, from Sodome, Sodom, from Latin Sodoma, from Greek, from Hebrew sədōm.]

sodomy

(ˈsɒdəmɪ)
n
(Physiology) anal intercourse committed by a man with another man or a woman. Compare buggery
[C13: via Old French sodomie from Latin (Vulgate) Sodoma Sodom]

sod•om•y

(ˈsɒd ə mi)

n.
1. anal or oral copulation with a member of the same sex.
2. enforced anal or oral copulation with a member of the opposite sex.
[1250–1300; Middle English sodomie < Old French. See Sodom, -y3]
sod`o•mit′i•cal (-ˈmɪt ɪ kəl) sod`o•mit′ic, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sodomy - intercourse via the anus, committed by a man with a man or woman
sexual perversion, perversion - an aberrant sexual practice;

sodomy

noun anal intercourse, anal sex, buggery Half of the states still have laws against sodomy.
Translations
لواط
sodomia
skotološtvosodomija
sodomia
sodomie

sodomy

[ˈsɒdəmɪ] Nsodomía f

sodomy

[ˈsɒdəmi] nsodomie fSod's Law sod's law [ˌsɒdzˈlɔː] n (British)loi f de l'emmerdement maximum

sodomy

nAnalverkehr m

sodomy

[ˈsɒdəmɪ] nsodomia

sod·o·my

n. sodomía, término que denota relación sexual entre personas del mismo sexo; bestialidad o felación.

sodomy

n sodomía
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The Malaysian High Court found opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim not guilty Monday of sodomizing a former aide in June 2008, the culmination of a politically charged trial that Anwar claims was trumped up by the government to discredit him and the Malaysian opposition.
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CAIRO: Human rights groups urged Egyptian police on Thursday not to reinstate two policemen who served less than two years in jail for torturing and sodomizing a Cairo bus driver.
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Another Day at the Office, the show's centerpiece, recalls the form of The Epic Tour, with visitors locking themselves into a plywood cubicle in which, perched on a seat that swivels past a series of backlit shadow-box stations, they can initiate the unfolding of various predictably unhappy events--such as rockets heading toward an aircraft or one figure sodomizing another with a broom handle--with the push of a button.
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