genital stage definition

  • noun:
    • (psychoanalysis) the fifth intimate and personal stage in a person's development occurring during adolescence; interest focuses on intercourse
    • (psychoanalysis) the fifth intimate and personal phase in someone's development occurring during adolescence; interest targets sexual intercourse
    • (psychoanalysis) the fifth intimate and social phase in someone's development happening during adolescence; interest centers on sex

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