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frigidity

Pronunciation: fri-jid'i-te

Definition:

  1. Impotence in the female.
  2. The state of being frigid (2); female sexual inadequacy ranging from the freudian concept of inability to achieve orgasm to any degree of sexual response considered unsatisfactory by either the female or her partner.
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