genital phase

Definitions of genital phase
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n (psychoanalysis) the fifth sexual and social stage in a person's development occurring during adolescence; interest focuses on sexual activity

Synonyms:
genital stage
Type of:
phase, stage
any distinct time period in a sequence of events

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