noun see neophilia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • neophiliac — neo·phil·i·ac …   English syllables

  • neophiliac — ˈfilēˌak noun ( s) Etymology: from neophilia (herein), after such pairs as necrophilia : necrophiliac : one who has or expresses neophilia * * * neophilˈiac noun • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Neophile — or Neophiliac is a term used by counterculture cult writer Robert Anton Wilson to describe a particular type of personality. A neophile or neophiliac can be defined as a personality type characterized by a strong affinity for novelty. The phrase… …   Wikipedia

  • neophilia — noun Date: 1932 love of or enthusiasm for what is new or novel • neophiliac noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Neophilia — is defined as a love of novelty and new things. A neophiliac or neophile is an individual who is unusually accepting of new things and excited by novelty.The word has particular significance in Internet and hacker culture. The New Hacker s… …   Wikipedia

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