TITLE

onanism

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1519
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "onanism" is presented. The term refers to coitus interruptus or withdrawal before ejaculation. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21238337

 

Related Articles

  • postcoital.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1739 

    The article presents a definition for the term "postcoital," which refers to an activity subsequent to sexual intercourse.

  • onanism.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1629 

    A definition of the term "onanism," which refers to coitus interruptus or withdrawal before ejaculation, is presented.

  • The Longue Durée of Contraceptive Methods. Jütte, Robert // History & Philosophy of the Life Sciences;2005, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p71 

    Medical history has so far paid hardly any attention to the longue durée, a history in which, according to Braudel, ‘all change is slow’. It is therefore one of the challenges of the emerging field of the social history of medicine to work audaciously across time as well as...

  • Patterns of Contraceptive Use in 5 European Countries. Spinelli, Angela; Talamanca, Irene Figà; Lauria, Laura // American Journal of Public Health;Sep2000, Vol. 90 Issue 9, p1403 

    Objectives. The use of contraception in Denmark, Germany, Poland, Italy, and Spain is described. Methods. Data were drawn from a population-based cross-sectional study, the European Study of Infertility and Subfecundity. Interviews were conducted with 6630 women aged 25 to 44 years. Logistic...

  • Lippes loop.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1255 

    A definition of the term "Lippes loop" is presented. It refers to a type of intrauterine contraceptive device. The term was named after U.S. obstetrician Jacob Lippes. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • O.C.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1507 

    A definition of the medical term "O.C." is presented, which stands for oral contraceptive. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • ovicide.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1555 

    A definition of the medical term "ovicide" is presented. The term refers to an agent destructive to ova. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.

  • immunocontraception.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1075 

    A definition of the medical term "immunocontraception" is presented. Immunocontraception refers to the development of antibodies to bind with gamete-specific antigens, i.e., antigens on eggs, sperm, or sex hormones, as a means of preventing conception. The definition is from the "Taber's...

  • inject.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1108 

    A definition of the medical term "inject" is presented. To inject is to introduce fluid into the body or its parts artificially. It comes from the Latin word "injicere" which means to throw in. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co. The...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics