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Excitation of one's own or another's genital organs, usually to orgasm, by manual contact or means other than sexual intercourse.

mas′tur·ba′tor n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.masturbator - a person who practices masturbation
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
frotteur - someone who masturbates by rubbing against another person (as in a crowd)
jerk-off, tosser, wanker - terms of abuse for a masturbator
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