Etymology
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necrophilia (n.)

"morbid attraction toward the dead," 1892, in Chaddock's translation of Krafft-Ebbing's "Psychopathia Sexualis," from necro- "death, corpse" + -philia. Related: Necrophilism (1864); necrophilous; necrophiliac.

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Definitions of necrophilia

necrophilia (n.)
an irresistible sexual attraction to dead bodies;
Synonyms: necrophilism / necromania
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