nyctophilia


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nyc·to·phil·i·a

(nik-tō-fil'ē-ă),
Preference for the night or darkness.
Synonym(s): scotophilia
[nycto- + G. philos, fond]
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nyctophilia

Sexual arousal that is driven by or enhanced by darkness or the night.
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nyc·to·phil·i·a

(nik'tō-fil'ē-ă)
Preference for the night or darkness.
Synonym(s): scotophilia.
[nycto- + G. philos, fond]
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nyctophilia

(nĭk″tō-fĭl′ē-ă) [Gr. nyx, night, + philein, to love]
A preference for darkness or night.
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