Anaphroditic An*aph`ro*dit"ic, a. [Gr. ? without love.] (Biol.) Produced without concourse of sexes. [1913 Webster]

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  • anaphroditic — anaphroditic, a. Biol. (ænˌæfrəʊˈdɪtɪk) [f. Gr. ἀναϕρόδῑτ ος without love + ic. Cf. Fr. anaphroditique.] Developed without concourse of sexes. in Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Anaphrodisiac — An anaphrodisiac is something that quells or blunts the libido. It is the opposite of an aphrodisiac, something that enhances sexual appetite. The word anaphrodisiac comes from the Greek prefix αν , denoting negation, and the Greek goddess of… …   Wikipedia

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