The act of sexual intercourse between two individuals, usually for the purpose of reproduction or pleasure.
Derived from the latin word 'copulare', meaning 'to join or unite'.
- The copulation of the bees is essential for the survival of the colony.
- The female animals showed signs of being in heat, attracting the males for copulation.
- The copulation was brief, but it was enough to fertilize the eggs and ensure the continuation of the species.
- The copulation between the two was passionate and intense, reflecting their deep love for each other.
- The copulation was filmed for scientific study, providing valuable information about the mating habits of the species.