|1.||the most intense point during sexual excitement, characterized by extremely pleasurable sensations and in the male accompanied by ejaculation of semen|
|2.||rare intense or violent excitement|
|[C17: from New Latin orgasmus, from Greek orgasmos, from organ to mature, swell]|
orgasm or·gasm (ôr'gāz'əm)
The highest point of sexual excitement, marked by strong feelings of pleasure and marked normally by ejaculation of semen by the male and by vaginal contractions within the female. Also called climax.