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Noun1.self-stimulation - manual stimulation of your own genital organ for sexual pleasure
masturbation, onanism - manual stimulation of the genital organs (of yourself or another) for sexual pleasure
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You may recall that I'm on a sexual fast and have been getting all my kicks lately from self-stimulation. I watch sexy movies, fixate on an object of my desire or use my imagination.
Four women described experiences of initiating self-stimulation during PVI without explicit communication.
"We've found that vaginal stimulation can block chronic back and leg pain, and many women have told us that genital self-stimulation can reduce menstrual cramps, arthritic pain and, in some cases, even headache," say Barry Komisaruk, a professor at Rutgers University.
Then, Quammen shares with us an article from the Journal of Zoology titled "Anting and the Problem of Self-Stimulation." When anting, birds, especially crows, either rub themselves with squished ants or lie on the ground and let ants crawl all over them.
--adding that "consciousness is not just talking to yourself; it includes all the varieties of self-stimulation and reflection we have acquired and honed throughout our walking lives."
These tasks can include anticipating seizures, signaling self-stimulation behaviors, alerting to important/alarming sounds, providing deep pressure sensory input, interrupting self-harm behaviors, and preventing elopement, among others.
The male survey respondents reported taking part in other sexual activities at least once a week, such as hugging and kissing (67 per cent), sexual touching/caressing (54 percent) and self-stimulation (34 percent).
We describe the successful single-stage management of an emergent urologic presentation of a urethral avulsion as a result of a self-stimulation with rubber tubing.
In time, and with the benefit of self-stimulation while watching heterosexual pornographic films, the patient asked to have access to a female sexual partner.
Other suggested functions of anting include self-stimulation (Whitaker 1957; but see Simmons 1966) and food preparation (Eisner and Aneshansley 2008; but see Querengasser 1973; Goodwin 1976).
R is first shown in his bedroom whacking off to a sex video of his ex-girlfriend Rosaline, then Ben (Benvolio) stumbles upon him and sings a bawdy ditty on the joys of self-stimulation.