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def·lo·ra·tion

 (dĕf′lə-rā′shən)
n.
1. The act of deflowering.
2. Rupture of the hymen, typically in sexual intercourse.

[Middle English defloracioun, from Late Latin dēflōrātiō, dēflōrātiōn-, from dēflōrātus, past participle of dēflōrāre, to deflower; see deflower.]
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defloration

(ˌdiːflɔːˈreɪʃən)
n
the act of deflowering
[C15: from Late Latin dēflorātiō; see de-, flower]
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def•lo•ra•tion

(ˌdɛf ləˈreɪ ʃən, ˌdi flə-)

n.
the act of deflowering.
[1350–1400; Middle English defloracioun < Old French defloracion < Late Latin dēflōrātiō]
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defloration

the act of having sexual intercourse with a virgin; devirgination.
See also: Sex
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.defloration - an act that despoils the innocence or beauty of something
scathe, damage, harm, hurt - the act of damaging something or someone
2.defloration - the act of depriving a woman of her virginity (especially by rupturing the hymen through sexual intercourse)
carnal knowledge, coition, coitus, sex act, sexual congress, sexual intercourse, sexual relation, copulation, intercourse, relation, congress - the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur
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Translations
neitsyysvieminen
defloracja

defloration

[ˌdiːflɔːˈreɪʃən] Ndesfloración f
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defloration

n (liter, of girl) → Entjungferung f, → Defloration f
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On the issue of how myths about virginity and sterility influence tertiary female students' participation in PES, three out of four in-depth interview participants, who constitute the majority of the participants in this study, revealed that they were not enthusiastic to participate in PES for it leads to loss of virginity which could result to infertility.
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It was December 63 by the Four Seasons written, so the story goes, to mark a young man's loss of virginity.
He wanted it to look like an authentic loss of virginity."
With respect to girls' participation in sports, Saudi families equate a broken hymen with the loss of virginity, and a girl losing her virginity/hymen by any means other than legitimate marriage, such as participating in strenuous activity, damages her family's honor.
She was confident and comfortable in her fantasies, but out here the loss of virginity is cruel and painful.