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psychosexual

[sahy-koh-sek-shoo-uh l or, esp. British, -seks-yoo-] /ˌsaɪ koʊˈsɛk ʃu əl or, esp. British, -ˈsɛks yu-/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the relationship of psychological and sexual phenomena.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; psycho- + sexual
Related forms
psychosexuality, noun
psychosexually, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for psychosexuality

psychosexual

/ˌsaɪkəʊˈsɛksjʊəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the mental aspects of sex, such as sexual fantasies
Derived Forms
psychosexuality, noun
psychosexually, adverb
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Word Origin and History for psychosexuality

psychosexual

adj.

also psycho-sexual, 1891, from psycho- + sexual. Related: Psychosexually.

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psychosexuality in Medicine

psychosexual psy·cho·sex·u·al (sī'kō-sěk'shōō-əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the mental and emotional aspects of sexuality.

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