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A Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion

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Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
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204 words

Sexual self-abuse, often connected with the story of Onan who ‘spilled his seed on the ground’ (Genesis 38: 9); hence ...

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The Oxford Companion to the Body

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Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Science and technology, Life Sciences
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1,000 words

There are many expressions for this practice, including auto-eroticism, self-abuse, the solitary pleasure, and onanism (incorrectly; the sin of Onan ...

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
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Self-stimulation by manipulation of the genital organs for pleasure, usually to orgasm. Once regarded as taboo, sinful or physically ...

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