[kraft-eb-ing, krahft-; German krahft-ey-bingk]
- Rich·ard [rich-erd; German rikh-ahrt] /ˈrɪtʃ ərd; German ˈrɪx ɑrt/, Baron von,1840–1902, German neurologist and author of works on sexual pathology.
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Krafft-Ebing asserts that hardly any of these Urnings are conscious of morbidity.
Casper, continues Krafft-Ebing, thoroughly diagnosed the phenomenon.
It would be only her sickened imagination that made him something with a whip out of Krafft-Ebing.The Trial of Callista Blake
They adopt the habit, as Krafft-Ebing himself says, faute de mieux.
Krafft-Ebing gives the details of five cases of "acquired" sexual inversion.
- Richard (ˈrɪçart), Baron von Krafft-Ebing. 1840–1902, German neurologist and psychiatrist who pioneered the systematic study of sexual behaviour in Psychopathia Sexualis (1886)