heteroeroticism

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heteroeroticism

 [het″er-o-ĕ-rot´ĭ-sizm]
1. sexual feeling directed toward another person, sometimes specifically one of the opposite sex.
2. alloeroticism (def. 1).
3. a stage in which the erotic energy is directed toward objects other than oneself, specifically to those of the opposite sex. adj. adj heteroerot´ic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

het·er·o·e·rot·i·cism

(het'ĕr-ō-ĕ-rot'ĭ-sism),
A condition of sexual excitement brought about by congress with a person of the opposite sex.
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heteroeroticism

Sexuoeroticism directed towards another person.
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