anaphrodisiac

anaphrodisiac

[an-af-ruh-dee-zee-ak, -diz-ee-] Medicine/Medical.
adjective
1.
capable of diminishing sexual desire.
noun
2.
an anaphrodisiac agent.

Origin:
1815–25; an-1 + aphrodisiac

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anaphrodisiac (ˌænæfrəˈdɪzɪˌæk)
 
adj
1.  tending to lessen sexual desire
 
n
2.  an anaphrodisiac drug
 
anaphro'disia
 
n

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anaphrodisiac an·aph·ro·dis·i·ac (ān-āf'rə-dĭz'ē-āk')
adj.

  1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of anaphrodisia.

  2. Repressing or destroying sexual desire.

n.
An agent that lessens or eliminates sexual desire.
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