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Definition of «Abstinence»

Abstinence: The voluntary self-denial of food, drink, or sex. Today, abstinence most commonly refers to denial of one's sexual activity.

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  • Abstinence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Abstinence is a voluntary restraint from indulging in bodily activities that are widely experienced as giving pleasure. Most frequently, the term refers to sexual ...

  • Sexual abstinence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Sexual abstinence is the practice of refraining from some or all aspects of sexual activity for medical, psychological, legal, social or religious reasons.

  • abstinence: Definition, Synonyms from Answers.com

    n. The act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite or desire, especially for alcoholic drink or sexual intercourse. [Middle English, from Old French ...

  • Abstinence

    Abstinence is the only form of birth control that is 100% effective in preventing pregnancy. Abstinence also protects people against STDs.

  • Abstinence Clearinghouse

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