necrophilism
noun Date: 1864 necrophilia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • necrophilism — /neuh krof euh liz euhm, ne /, n. Psychiatry. necrophilia. [1860 65; NECRO + PHILISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • necrophilism — ne·croph·i·lism nə kräf ə .liz əm, ne n NECROPHILIA * * * n. sexual attraction to corpses. See also sexual deviation. • necrophile n. * * * ne·croph·i·lism (nə krofґĭ liz əm) necrop …   Medical dictionary

  • necrophilism — ne·croph·i·lism || ne krÉ‘fɪlɪzm /ne krÉ’ n. erotic attraction to corpses …   English contemporary dictionary

  • necrophilism — ne·croph·i·lism …   English syllables

  • necrophilism — ne•croph•i•lism [[t]nəˈkrɒf əˌlɪz əm[/t]] n. psi necrophilia • Etymology: 1860–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • necrophilism — /nakrofalizam/ See insanity …   Black's law dictionary

  • necrophilism — /nakrofalizam/ See insanity …   Black's law dictionary

  • necrophilism — noun an irresistible sexual attraction to dead bodies • Syn: ↑necrophilia, ↑necromania • Hypernyms: ↑mania, ↑passion, ↑cacoethes * * * nə̇ˈkräfəˌlizəm, neˈ noun ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Некрофилия (Necrophilism, Necrophilia) — патологическое стремление к сексуальным контактам с трупами. См. также Извращение половое. Некрофил (necrophile). Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • necrophilia, necrophilism — 1. A morbid fondness for being in the presence of dead bodies. 2. The impulse to have sexual contact, or the act of such contact, with a dead body, usually of males with female corpses. [necro + G. phileo, to love] …   Medical dictionary

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