paraphilia

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Etymology[edit]

From para- (abnormal) +‎ -philia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: păr'ə-fĭl'ē-ə

Noun[edit]

paraphilia (plural paraphilias or paraphiliae)

  1. any sexual deviation, which is considered abnormal in some societies or which may prevent or hinder one's ability to receive reciprocal love

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