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Definition of incest

What is the definition of "incest"?
  • in•cestnoun
  • 1. Sexual relations between persons who are so closely related that their marriage is illegal or forbidden by custom.
    2. The statutory crime of sexual relations with such a near relative.


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  • "The word incest conjures ideas of sex, but there was never any sex between my father and me."

    "When I began my job assisting with the younger girls, I heard the word incest for the first time."

    "And of course the word incest had still not been so much as whispered in daylight."

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  • Spanish: incest
  • German: incest
  • French: incest
  • Mandarin: incest
  • Japanese: incest

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