alloeroticism

al·lo·erot·i·cism (al″o-ə-rotґĭ-siz-əm) [allo- + eroticism] 1. sexual feeling directed to another person. 2. the final stage in the development of object relationships, a state of maturity, characterized both by direction of erotic energies to another and also by the ability to form a love relationship with that other. Cf. autoeroticism, heteroeroticism. alloerotic adj

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  • alloeroticism — noun The state or quality of being alloerotic Ant: autoeroticism See Also: heteroeroticism, homoeroticism …   Wiktionary

  • alloeroticism — al·lo·erot·i·cism …   English syllables

  • alloeroticism — noun see alloerotism …   Useful english dictionary

  • heteroeroticism — A condition of sexual excitement brought about by congress with a person of the opposite sex. * * * het·ero·erot·i·cism (het″ər o ə rotґĭ siz əm) 1. sexual feeling directed toward someone of the opposite sex. 2.… …   Medical dictionary

  • Педофилия — Педофилия …   Википедия

  • autoeroticism — Sexual arousal or gratification using one s own body, as in masturbation. SYN: autoerotism. [auto + G. erotikos, relating to love] * * * au·to·erot·i·cism (aw″to ə rotґĭ siz əm) 1. sexual self gratification or arousal without …   Medical dictionary

  • alloerotism — /æloʊˈɛrətɪzəm/ (say aloh eruhtizuhm) noun sexual love in relation to another person (opposed to autoerotism). Also, alloeroticism /ˌæloʊəˈrɒtəsɪzəm/ (say .alohuh rotuhsizuhm) …   Australian English dictionary

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