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Flashcards in Unit 1.3 Key Words Deck (12):
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adultery

a sexual act between a married person and someone other than their marriage partner

2

civil partnership

a legal ceremony giving a homosexual couple the same legal rights as a husband and wife

3

cohabitation

living together without being married

4

contraception

intentionally preventing pregnancy from occurring

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faithfulness

staying with your marriage partner and having sex only with them

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homosexuality

sexual attraction to the same sex

7

nuclear family

mother, father and children living as a unit

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pre-marital sex

sex before marriage

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procreation

making a new life

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promiscuity

having sex with a number of partners without commitment

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re-constituted family

where two sets of children (step-brothers and step-sisters) become one family when their divorced parents marry each other

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remarriage

marrying again after being divorced from a previous marriage