satyriasis

satyriasis

[sey-tuh-rahy-uh-sis, sat-uh-]
noun

Origin:
1620–30; < Neo-Latin < Greek satyríāsis. See satyr, -iasis

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satyriasis (ˌsætɪˈraɪəsɪs)
 
n
Compare nymphomania a neurotic condition in men in which the symptoms are a compulsion to have sexual intercourse with as many women as possible and an inability to have lasting relationships with them
 
[C17: via New Latin from Greek saturiasis; see satyr, -iasis]

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Main Entry:  satyriasis
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Definition:  See satyromania
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satyriasis sa·ty·ri·a·sis (sā'tə-rī'ə-sĭs, sāt'ə-)
n.
Excessive, often uncontrollable sexual desire in a man.

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