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au·to·er·o·tism(ô′tō-ĕr′ə-tĭz′əm) or au·to·e·rot·i·cism (-ĭ-rŏt′ĭ-sĭz′əm)
1. Self-satisfaction of sexual desire, as by masturbation.
2. The arousal of sexual feeling without an external stimulus.
au′to·e·rot′ic (-ĭ-rŏt′ĭk) adj.
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|Noun||1.||autoerotism - using you own body as a sexual object|
sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice - activities associated with sexual intercourse; "they had sex in the back seat"
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