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cun·ni·lin·gus

 (kŭn′ə-lĭng′gəs)
n.
Oral stimulation of the clitoris or vulva.

[New Latin, from Latin, he who licks the vulva : cunnus, vulva; see (s)keu- in Indo-European roots + lingere, to lick; see leigh- in Indo-European roots.]

cun′ni·lin′gual adj.
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cunnilingus

(ˌkʌnɪˈlɪŋɡəs) or

cunnilinctus

n
a sexual activity in which the female genitalia are stimulated by the partner's lips and tongue. Compare fellatio
[C19: from New Latin, from Latin cunnus vulva + lingere to lick]
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cun•ni•lin•gus

(ˌkʌn lˈɪŋ gəs)

also cun•ni•linc•tus

(-ˈɪŋk təs)

n.
the act or practice of orally stimulating the female genitals.
[1885–90; < New Latin, Latin: one who licks the vulva =cunni-, comb. form of cunnus vulva + -lingus, derivative of lingere to lick]
cun`ni•lin′gual, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cunnilingus - oral stimulation of the vulva or clitoris
oral sex, head - oral stimulation of the genitals; "they say he gives good head"
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Translations
クンニリングス
cunnilingus
kunilingas

cunnilingus

[ˌkʌnɪˈlɪŋgəs] Ncunnilingus m
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cunnilingus

[ˌkʌnɪˈlɪŋgəs] ncunnilingus m
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cunnilingus

nCunnilingus m
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cun·ni·lin·gus

a. cunnilinguo-a, rel. a la práctica de estimulación oral del pene o del clítoris.
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cunnilingus

n cunnilingus m, sexo oral (practicado a una mujer), estimulación f oral de la vulva y el clítoris
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References in periodicals archive ?
Certainly the sexual ambiguities in "Under a Waterfall" are suggestive of Hardy's androgynes and, perhaps more convincingly, of sexual activities less Eucharistic than cunnilingual (although I have to admit that Professor Norman Page disagrees with me on this point).
(11) Later in Milton (27/29:45-46, E 125) this "False Tongue beneath Beulah" (a cunnilingual image) is identified as "the Sense of Touch"--reflecting Paradise Lost (8.579-80), in which the "sense of touch" is the "dear delight" whereby "mankind / Is propagated," (12) a Miltonic passage Blake acknowledges earlier in the Visions of the Daughters of Albion (7:26-29, E 50) where "dear delight" (Blake's phrase) signifies "lovely copulation" (my emphasis).
Shedding her prudishness and improvising a slutty makeover of leopard print and heels, Sylvia storms the neighborhood in her insatiable quest for cunnilingual nirvana, ordering delighted Vaughn to "discover the oyster" before shopping further afield for "pink steel." Her sexual rampage prompts Sylvia's uptight mother Big Ethel (Suzanne Shepherd) and sanctimonious neighbor Marge (Mink Stole) to step up their decency campaign, calling for "neuter" pride."