anilingus


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a·ni·lin·gus

 (ā′nə-lĭng′gəs)
n.
Oral stimulation of the anus.

[New Latin : Latin ānus, anus + Latin lingere, to lick; see leigh- in Indo-European roots.]

anilingus

(ˌeɪnɪˈlɪŋɡəs)
n
sexual stimulation involving oral contact with the anus
[C20: from ani- anus + -lingus, as in cunnilingus]

a•ni•lin•gus

(ˌeɪ nlˈɪŋ gəs)

n.
oral stimulation of the anus.
[1940–45; an (us) + -i- + (cunni) lingus]
Translations
Anilingus
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Both chin chucking and anilingus are interesting for their indeterminate status: they can be done by and to both sexes; they are difficult to harness to a sexual orientation or telos; they are not genitally-focused.
It feels excessively oriented towards the easy fallback of sex, viz this online advice from the British Board of Film Classification: 'The second (strong sex scene) shows Brno comically miming fellatio and anilingus as he pretends to have oral sex with a deceased person with whom he is in contact through a medium'.
The Federal Communications Commission fines Howard Stern $27,500 for comparing the human anus to a balloon knot, but it ignores a written complaint about Oprah Winfrey explaining that "tossing salad" means anilingus and that a "rainbow party" involves several women each wearing different-colored lipstick performing fellatio on the same man.
Again, if a usage maven worries that she's spelled anilingus incorrectly, she can check her Webster's 11C.