coetus

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

coetus ‎(uncountable)

  1. Rare spelling of coitus.
    • 1907, Progress VII, page 70:
      Pulsatilla. — Cutting pain in the uterus; uterus sensitive to the touch during examination or coetus.
    • ante 1968, Karl Barth quoted in: Elizabeth Achtemeier’s The Committed Marriage (1976), page 160:
      Coetus without co-existence is demonic. What are you, you man and woman who are about to enter into sexual relations?

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From co- ‎(together) +‎ itus ‎(going), from ‎(I go).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

coetus m ‎(genitive coetūs); fourth declension

  1. union; meeting, interaction

Declension[edit]

Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative coetus coetūs
genitive coetūs coetuum
dative coetuī coetibus
accusative coetum coetūs
ablative coetū coetibus
vocative coetus coetūs

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