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What Is The Origin Of The Term "Nymphomaniac"
The term nymphomaniac may sound dirty or risque today. But back in Ancient Greece -- well, it also was dirty and risque. Take a look at the origin story of this word!
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In men, hypersexuality was traditionally called satyriasis, while similar behavior in women was described as nymphomania.
Erotomania (satyriasis and nymphomania), or abnormal exaltation of the sexual appetite.
A further degree of sexual hyperæsthesia is called Satyriasis in man, and nymphomania in woman.
In this case onanism is produced spontaneously as the result of psycho-sexual precocity or hereditary pathological satyriasis.