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Definition of the noun defloration

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noun - plural: deflorations

  1. an act that despoils the innocence or beauty of something
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic words: damage / harm / hurt / scathe = the act of damaging something or someone
  2. the act of depriving a woman of her virginity (especially by rupturing the hymen through sexual intercourse)

Alternative definition of the noun defloration


  1. the act of deflowering


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Google previewEncyclopedia of Medicine in the Bible and the Talmud (2000)

by Fred Rosner

Defloration is a wound (Tosefta Ketubot 1:1) that needs to heal (Niddah 10:1). Defloration is also compared to a leaf falling from a tree (Shabbat 63b). Defloration blood may be paler and clearer than menstrual blood ( Tosefta Niddah 9:10) ...

Google previewVirginal Sexuality and Textuality in Victorian Literature (1993)

by Lloyd Davis

Defloration is a temporally ambiguous process that effaces and sustains the sociosexual value of virginity; after the event, it re-marks what is lost or passed. Lady Cook's image of a tested, Miltonic purity resolves this ambiguity by sublating it ...

Google previewThe Interpretation of Ritual (2004)

by J. S. La Fontaine

Defloration is the point at which nature and culture meet. Ritual under the ...

Google previewThe Freud Encyclopedia (2002)

Theory, Therapy, and Culture by Edward Erwin

Freud links frigidity in women with anxiety about defloration. Destruction of the hymen leads to "narcissistic injury." Frigidity also reflects the ...

Google previewA dictionary of practical materia medica (1900)

in three volumes. Iberis - Pelargonium reniforme by John Henry Clarke

Defloration. Skimmed Milk (cow's). Dilution. Clinical. — Anaemia. Appendicitis. Asthma. Bright's disease. Constipation. Diabetes. Dropsy. Fainting spells. Headache. Heart, affections of. Lactation, defective. Leucorrhoea.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Women's Health (2009)

by Christine Ammer

defloration Literally, “deflowering,” meaning a woman's first vaginal intercourse, when penile penetration breaks the HYMEN. See also VIRGINITY. delayed puberty See AMENORRHEA, def. 2; PUBERTY. delivery The birth of a ...

Google previewThe American illustrated medical dictionary. 1919 (1919)

10th ed

defloration (def-lo-ra'shun) [L. dcflora'tio]. Loss of virginity without actual rape or violence. deflorescence (def-lor-es'ens). The disappearance of the eruption in any exanthematous disease. defluvium (de-flu' ...

Google previewChambers's Etymological Dictionary of the English Language (1867)

by James Donald

defloration, def-lO-ru'shun, «., the act of defiouring. deflower. Same as Deflour. Deflaxion, d€-fluk'shun, «., a flowing down of humours or fluid matter in the body. [L. de* fluxio—de, down, and fluo, flux um, to flow.] Deforce, dfi-fors', v. t. in law, ...

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Scrabble value of D2E1F4L1O1R1A1T1I1O1N1

The value of this 11-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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