osculate


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to touch or caress with the lips, especially as a sign of passion or affection

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be intermediate between two taxonomic groups

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have at least three points in common with

touch with the lips or press the lips (against someone's mouth or other body part) as an expression of love, greeting, etc.

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In Andrew Logan Kisses the Glitterati (1973), Jarman's young neighbor enthusiastically osculates men and women in various camp costumes, from raffish '30s garb to a multicolored clown suit.
Language is the dream of presence in the dimension that osculates it.
Again very easily, they will discover the existence of configurations whose three sides -- orthogonal at the periphery -- osculates mutually each other, the reason why the sum of the angles of this trilateral equals zero.