oral eroticism


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oral eroticism

(in psychoanalysis) a libidinal fixation at, or regression to, the oral stage of psychosexual development, often reflected as an oral character. Also called oral erotism. Compare anal eroticism.

oral eroticism

1. Sexual pleasure derived from use of the mouth.
2. In psychiatry, fixation of the libido to the oral phase of development.
See also: eroticism