aphrodisia


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a·ph·ro·di·si·a

(af'rō-diz'ē-ă),
Sexual desire, especially when excessive.
[G. aphrodisios, relating to Aphrodite]

aphrodisia

An obsolete term for:
(1) Libido. 
(2) A state of heightened sexual desire; libidinous.
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