Con*sen"su*al (?), a. [See Consent, v. i., and cf. Sensual.]

1. Law

Existing, or made, by the mutual consent of two or more parties.

2. Physiol.

Excited or caused by sensation, sympathy, or reflex action, and not by conscious volition; as, consensual motions.

Consensual contract Law, a contract formed merely by consent, as a marriage contract.


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