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Medical Term:

sexualization

Pronunciation: sek'shu-al-i-za'shun

Definition:

  1. The state characterized by the presence of sexual energy or drive.
  2. The act of acquiring sexual energy or drive.
  3. The act of imputing a sexual meaning or quality to people or behaviors.
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