Alloerotic | definition of alloerotic by Medical dictionary
heteroerotic adjective Referring to sexuoeroticism directed towards another person.
Pertaining to or characterized by alloerotism.
alloeroticism, alloerotism (al″ō-ĕ-rot′ĭ-sĭzm) (-er′ŏ-tĭzm) [ allo- + eroticism]
Sexual urges stimulated by and directed toward another person.alloerotic (-rot′ik), adjective
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Eve Sedgwick anticipated a version of this: "Some people's sexual orientation is intensely marked by autoerotic pleasures and histories--sometimes more so than by any aspect of alloerotic
While she also does not specifically mention celibacy or chastity in her longer list, Sedgwick does list two categories that could include the celibate: "Some people like to have lots of sex, others little or none" and "[s]ome people's sexual orientation is intensely marked by autoerotic pleasures and histories--sometimes more so than by any aspect of alloerotic