Necrophilia meaning

nĭ-krōfə-lĭzəm, nĕ-
Obsessive fascination with death and corpses.
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A paraphilia in which sexual gratification is derived from fantasies or acts involving a corpse.
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An abnormal fascination with death and the dead; esp., an erotic attraction to corpses.
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Obsessive fascination with death and corpses.
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The deriving of sexual gratification from fantasies or acts involving a corpse.
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(sexuality) A pathological attraction to dead bodies, especially sexual attraction or intercourse.
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Pathological fascination with death.
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Origin of necrophilia

  • From necro- (Ancient Greek νεκρός (nékros, “corpse, dead")) + -philia (Ancient Greek φιλία (philía, “affection")), after German Nekrophilie (in Krafft-Ebing 1887).

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