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  1. Sexual abstinence

    Sexual abstinence is the practice of refraining from some or all aspects of sexual activity for medical, psychological, legal, social, financial, philosophical, moral or religious reasons. Asexuality is distinct from sexual abstinence and celibacy, which are behavioral and generally motivated by factors such as an individual's personal or religious beliefs.

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  1. Sexual Abstinence

    Refraining from SEXUAL INTERCOURSE.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sexual abstinence in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sexual abstinence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  • abstinencia sexualSpanish
  • استراحت جنسیPersian
  • abstinence sexuelleFrench
  • यौन रोकथामHindi
  • astinenza sessualeItalian
  • ಲೈಂಗಿಕ ಇಂದ್ರಿಯನಿಗ್ರಹವುKannada
  • seksuell avholdenhetNorwegian
  • abstinența sexualăRomanian
  • பாலியல் abstinenceTamil
  • లైంగిక సంయమనంTelugu
  • cinsel yoksunlukTurkish
  • جنسی اجتنابUrdu

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