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Definitions and Synonyms of mating | Another word for mating | What is mating?

Definition 1: the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes - [noun denoting act]

Samples where mating or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the casual couplings of adolescents
  • the mating of some species occurs only in the spring

Synonyms for mating in the sense of this definition

(mating is a kind of ...) activities associated with sexual intercourse

"they had sex in the back seat"

(... is a kind of mating ) mating of individuals having more traits in common than likely in random mating

(... is a kind of mating ) mating of individuals having traits more dissimilar than likely in random mating

(... is a kind of mating ) (genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

(... is a kind of mating ) the act of mating closely related individuals

(... is a kind of mating ) the act of mating by male animals

"the bull was worth good money in servicing fees"

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