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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pros·ti·tu·tion /ˌprɑstəˈtuʃən, ˈtju-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pros·ti·tu·tion n.
 1. The act or practice of prostituting or offering the body to an indiscriminate intercourse with men; common lewdness of a woman.
 2. The act of setting one's self to sale, or of devoting to infamous purposes what is in one's power; as, the prostitution of abilities; the prostitution of the press.  “Mental prostitution.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : offering sexual intercourse for pay [syn: harlotry, whoredom]