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Prostitution

The sale of sexual activity for money or goods of value, such as drugs.

2

Streetwalkers

Prostitutes who solicit customers on the streets.

3

Pimps

Men who serve as agents for protesters and live off their earnings.

4

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

A stress reaction brought on by flashbacks in the form of disturbing dreams or intrusive recollections, emotional numbing or restricted range of feelings, and heightened vigilance.

5

Call Girls

Prostitutes arrange for their sexual contacts by telephone. Call refers both to telephone calls and to being "on call."

6

Whore-Madonna Complex

The riding stereotyping of women as either sinners or saints.

7

Hustlers

Males who engage in prostitution with male customers.

8

Scores

Customers of hustlers.

9

Pornograhpy

Sexually explicit material produced for purposes of electing or enhancing sexual arousal.

10

Prurient

Tending to excite lust; lewd.

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Obscenity

That which offends people's feelings or goes beyond prevailing standards of decency or modesty.