xenophilia

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xenophilia

Sexual arousal evoked by strangers. Once seduced, these strangers lose their sexual appeal.
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The historian John Lukacs, for example, distinguishes between patriotism and nationalism, xenophile and xenologue, public opinion and popular sentiment, international finance and economics.
Xenophile, XENO 4050 (Green Linnet Records, Danbury, Connecticut, 1997).
A raconteur and xenophile of note, he is an avid marathoner and cyclist who explores unusual places in his travels on domestic as well as international assignments.
Unfortunately, most students, other than logophiles and xenophiles, find such tasks to be less than inspiring.
Some fungi cannot be processed out of certain types of food such as xenophiles that can grow in concentrated food e.g Xeromyces bisporus, and some have ascospores that are of very high heat resistance which can survive heat processing e.g Neosartorya fischer (Pitt and Hockings, 2009).
These bridge figures and xenophiles could then act as "trusted guides" to unfamiliar content.