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1. The highest point of sexual excitement, characterized by strong feelings of pleasure and marked normally by ejaculation of semen by the male and by involuntary vaginal contractions in the female. Also called climax.
2. A similar point of intensity of emotional excitement.
intr.v. or·gasm·ed (-găz′əmd), or·gasm·ing (-găz′ə-mĭng), or·gasms (-găz′əmz)
To experience an orgasm.

[French orgasme or New Latin orgasmus, both from Greek orgasmos, from orgān, to swell up, be excited.]

or·gas′mic (ôr-găz′mĭk), or·gas′tic (-tĭk) adj.
or·gas′mi·cal·ly, or·gas′ti·cal·ly adv.
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(ɔrˈgæz mɪk)

1. able to achieve orgasm.
2. able to induce orgasm.
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[ɔːˈgæzmɪk] ADJorgásmico
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[ɔːˈgæzmɪk] adj (Med) → orgasmico/a (fam) (exciting) → eccitante
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With her voice souped up to sound like a cartoon chipmunk, Spears orgasmically coos, "If I said I want your body now/Would you hold it against me?/'Cause you feel like paradise/And I need a vacation tonight." Proving that her idea of paradise is another person's vision of hell, one might be inclined to ask, "A vacation from what?" All the heavy lifting is coming from the cavalcade of big-named producers.
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