BDSM

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BDSM

 (bē′dē′ĕs′ĕm′)
n.
A continuum of consensual sexual practices that includes bondage and discipline, dominance and submission, and sadism and masochism.

[Blend of B & D, (from bondage and discipline), D & S, (from dominance and submission), and S & M.]
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Aficionados of bondage and discipline believe it's about trust, compromise and ecstasy.
Some studies have shown up to 50 per cent of all men have fantasies about sex involving bondage and discipline.