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non-penetrative (ˌnɒnˈpɛnɪtrətɪv) 

Definitions

adjective

  1. (of sexual activity) not involving penetration by the penis   ⇒ It is difficult for a women to suggest using a condom or practising non-penetrative sex - both of which can prevent HIV infection.

Example Sentences Including 'non-penetrative'

As yet, Indian laws have no separate provision for non-penetrative sexual abuse.
India Today (2002)
Perhaps you could rethink your attitudes to non-penetrative sex.
Shapiro, Jean Get the Best out of the Rest of Your Life

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