: a hypophilic
condition or syndrome, variable in etiology
, of being unable to attain orgasm
with normally conducive modes of stimulation; failure to attain a sexual climax
or orgasm during the acceptive phase of an erotic/sexual episode. It is also known, in men, as ejaculatory delay or incompetence
. In women it is confused with frigidity
, a term obsolete, imprecise, unscientific, and laden with opprobrium.
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